February 14, 2015
Love – or romance, or whatever you call it when two people are drawn to each other in a non-platonic sense – is like gambling. Sometimes you win, sometimes you lose, sometimes you lose your house. It’s not a sure thing, at least in my experience. People endure unhappiness and loneliness too often for love to have a guaranteed payback like slot machines in a casino, which you also shouldn’t believe.