The Art of Loving
Pustak Mahal, 2007 - 120 pàgines
Love, like faith, is said to move mountains. Indeed, one man s love for Helen of Troy led to the launch of a thousand warships and a ten-year war between the Greeks and the Trojans. Although the passionate moments of love are always heady, the aftermath can also be tragic, since both are inseparable elements of the same coin. While one and all would welcome love s throbbing passion, we are all wary of its searing flame. Therefore, the book is profusely peppered with examples of Cupid s copious arrows that have felled monarchs and common folk, princes and paupers, seers and seekers, writers and readers. And it is not just men who have done the chasing in man s oldest sport. The book also narrates instances where women have pined for, wined, dined and chased men!
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Romantic Love in Early Indian Literature
The Dilemma of the Youth
Love through Life
The Many Faces of Love
Mans Abiding Devotion to his Chosen Angel
A Magnificent Marble Monument of an Emperors Love
The Broken Heart
A Sermon on Married Life
Where Marriages are Made
Hell Made in Heaven
Happily Ever After
The Course of True Love Never Runs Smooth
They Loved No Less
The Companionship of Man and Woman
Age Marriage and Love
They Ran after Their Men
Thy Name is Woman
Tis Common and Proper
A Sinless Transgression?
To Marry or Not to Marry?
They Married Widows and Lived Happily Ever After
Is Marriage Worthwhile For Woman?
The Hidden Beauty in a Woman
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Pàgina 14 - Scarce show a harvest of their heavy toil : But love, first learned in a lady's eyes, Lives not alone immured in the brain ; But, with the motion of all elements, Courses as swift as thought in every power, And gives to every power a double power, Above their functions and their offices.