We cannot help who we are attracted to and even the most hard-hearted among us have fallen victim to one or more of the five main determinants of attraction: physical attractiveness, proximity, similarity, reciprocity, and familiarity in their lifetime. But there are behaviors that we find charming in romantic comedies and romance novels that would unnerve us in real life.
Submitted for your approval is a love story of sorts:
It was a secret place, a quarter acre of Eden abandoned and erased from the mind of mankind the instant the original sin was committed, and I had stumbled upon it quite by accident. No, that was a lie and I promised myself I would not defile the sanctity of the garden if it could be helped. I was not proud of the actual reason of how I came to be in this place, simply because I was a stalker [Continued here…]