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“After 18 years of marriage my husband and I are rediscovering each other's mysteries. I feel exhilarated and excited about our future together.”Margaret W., workshop participant
One bit of make-believe in which virtually all lovers engage is trying to appear to be more emotionally healthy than they really are.
FOR A WHILE, lovers cling to the illusion of romantic love. However, this requires a good deal of unconscious playacting.
Being in love is like suddenly becoming the favored child in an idealized family.
With a sixth sense that is often lacking in later stages of a relationship, lovers seem to divine exactly what their partners are lacking.
As the level of trust increases, the level of intimacy deepens.