Rory, aka A Guy Called Bloke, has created so many fun challenges. Here’s another.
Luvvie Romantic Quiz Prompts
“When you marry your mistress, you create a vacancy.” Who said this?
George Bernard Shaw
G K Chesterton
–>Sir James Goldsmith
Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton played the rowing couple in Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. But how many more films did they co-star in after that?
A line in the infamous “faked orgasm” scene in When Harry Met Sally is consistently voted one of the best of all time. Which is it?
“Calm down, dear”
“Play it again”
“I want to be alone”
–>“I’ll have what she’s having”
Do you think that animals feel love? Do you think a dog can feel love? A cat? What about a cow, a snake, or a slug? What makes you think so?
If one has the capacity to feel, one has the capacity to feel love. Feelings happen through nerves, which are interpreted in the brain. As far as I know, every living thing has a “brain” of some kind that controls it. It might be a harder sell to say that a one-celled living thing has a brain and can love, but who am I to say they can’t?
Any larger living thing, with more complex body systems and ways of reproduction, has to have a method of attracting males and females to each other. You can call it hormonal attraction, but does that mean it isn’t love?
When you start getting to the “highest” life forms (notice how I went from low to high?), the ones with complicated social structures, love in a way most visible to us is apparent.
Is love merely a survival mechanism that keeps species going? Maybe. I think not.