Thursday, May 27, 2010

Interesting facts

1. Can love really last a lifetime?
Absolutely -- but only if you chuck the fairy tale of living happily ever after. A team of scientists recently found that romantic love involves chemical changes in the brain that last 12 to 18 months. After that, you and your partner are on your own. Relationships require maintenance. Pay a visit to a nursing home if you want to see proof of lasting love.
(i believe yes...)

2. Can a man and a woman ever just be friends?
For a short time perhaps. Making the friendship last requires that you find each other at least vaguely repulsive. Good luck!
(well, this is hard to say... but judging from the society these days, i guess man and woman can be more than just friend!)

3. Why is it so hard to say you're wrong?
Because it often involves saying, "I'm sorry," which is even harder. Throughout history people have found it easier to stop speaking to one another, punch, slander, shoot and bomb rather than apologize. Tip: Next time just say, "Whoops," and see what happens.
(but if it's ourselves who is wrong, we have to apologize also)

4. Do you have to love your job?
No. Love your children, your spouse and your country. Love your parents, your neighbor and your dog. Loving is too important an emotion to attach to the way you make a living. But it's OK to strive for satisfaction.
(muahaha, interesting! now i dont have to feel guilty for not loving my job! :P)

5. Can a marriage survive betrayal?
Yes. It takes time and work, but experts are pretty unanimous on this one. Reseachers estimate about 60 percent of husbands and 40 percent of wives will have an affair at some point in their marriages. That's no advertisement for straying -- but the news is good for couples hoping to recover from devastating breaches of trust. The offended partner needs to make the choice to forgive -- and learn to live with a memory that can't simply be erased. Infidelity is never forgotten, but it can gradually fade into the murky background of a strong, mature marriage.
(it's up to you to judge and pretty much depends on whats the betrayal situation... )

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  1. Actually I love my job, but hate the person in-charge, lol. And of course, my family is always my top priority :D

  2. A very nice sharing indeed! Totally agree with a lot of the facts!

  3. Yvonne, hmm, that make sense, me too dislike the person in charge.. *high 5*

    Shirlexia, yea, i found them very true and meaningful too!

  4. Thanks Mei, for the great info to share here...

  5. LOL... some of it is very true! I found myself hard to apologize to my husband even if I knew I was wrong, kiahahaha!


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