Certainly you’ve got to have love in a relationship. However, you need a lot more than just love. A strong and lasting relationship doesn’t just happen, because real love doesn’t just happen. Despite what the movies and romance novels portray, it takes lots of commitment, hard work, negotiation, and sacrifice to make a relationship successful. Those things don’t sell greeting cards. Do they?
Doesn’t it stand to reason that if two people can “fall in love” they can also “fall out of love? Yet, if two people commit to love, they will remain in love.
Take Away: Love is a choice followed by commitment