How Do You Know You’re In Love? 34 People Attempt To Describe The Feeling

25. It’s so quiet, yet fills your heart with rich undertone, you really have to feel it to know.

“I’d like to take a step back from the romanticist ‘love.’ That’s a beautiful, passionate thing but those butterflies aren’t really love and the feeling does fade over time. Love is a far deeper, permeating feeling. It comes with subtlety and time and experience, rather than as a burst of emotion or sudden infatuation. Which is why, sadly, I think a lot of the Western world has trouble understanding it fully. And to be honest, despite being with my fiancé for 5 years, I couldn’t tell you how to recognize it. It’s so quiet, yet fills your heart with rich undertone, you really have to feel it to know.

Not to get Freudian, but imagine how you feel love toward family. They may infuriate you, you may not like parts of them, but you would hurt so deeply if they were gone, you cherish the time you’ve had, and you just… Love them.”

FG_Regulus


26. When your heart beats super-fast if they get close to you.

“When you feel empty without that person’s company. When your heart beats super-fast if they get close to you.”

fahademon


27. The thought of being together with her precludes EVERYTHING.

“The thought of being together with her precludes EVERYTHING. Even the thought of having sex with her is precluded by the thought of kissing her and holding her in my arms.”

misterkro


28. If your heart beats faster for a split-second when you see them.

“If your heart beats faster for a split-second when you see them.”

PM-SOME-TITS


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