Voices | A mind-altering condition with severe consequences
by Andrée Seu Peterson
Posted 6/13/17, 11:54 pm
You have heard of being in love. Have you heard of being in hate? People who are in love generally know they are in love. People who are in hate, not so.
People in love are emotional and realize it. People in hate think they have never been so rational.
We speak of being in love as a state. One can often identify the onset of the condition (and sometimes the expiration of it). We say of a starry-eyed couple, “They are in love.” It is an acknowledgment that something real has overtaken their brains.