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When we don’t like surprises we choose not to take chances. But then, just by chance, we are chosen to be taken by surprise.
For instance, you make a very conscious choice not to ever take a chance on falling in love, because you are too sensible, educated and intelligent to let yourself be surprised by falling for anyone else.
And then one day, while participating in a literary discussion group reviewing a book that might be titled “Rational People Don’t Fall In Love”, just by chance, you are chosen to be taken by surprise. You and the person sitting next to you are astonished to realize that you are smitten with each other!
After this meeting of discerning, lucid people is over, and as time passes, you both discover that falling in love is not only quite possible for smart people, but, that sharing true love is also as sound as it is sublime. Read the rest of this entry »