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Poet Robert Graves on What Love Really Means
Poet Robert Graves on What Love Really Means

“Love is really a recognition of truth, a recognition of another person’s integrity and truth in a way that… makes both of you light up when you recognize the quality in the other.”

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Advice to Lovers: Century-Old Poetic Wisdom from Robert Graves
Advice to Lovers: Century-Old Poetic Wisdom from Robert Graves

“Love is not kindly nor yet grim / But does to you as you to him.”

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