There are times when we feel shy and timid, when we are afraid of expressing the love we feel.Being afraid of embarrassing the other person or ourselves we hesitate to say the actual words “I love you”.
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Romeo and Juliet are considered to be an example of perfect blind love – love that does not obey orders and listens only to the heart.
Moreover, it was a tragic love, which did not last for long.One can say “I love you” in many ways: by means of nice presents and little notes, smiles and sometimes tears.Sometimes we show our love when we are quiet and do not say a word, at the other times – we speak loud to express it. Many times we have to show our love when we forgive someone.If we listen attentively we will reveal that we are a lot more loved than we realize; we will find out that the world is a place full of love.The Two Gentlemen of Verona is known to be the first play created by William Shakespeare. Some critics say that, if compared to later works of the great Englishman, it looks a bit immature, but as in every work of the author, the eternal life questions are…Ever since I was in high school and forced to write essay after academic essay, I looked down on the form in general, assuming it had little to offer me as a reader.That's when I found , and my negative opinions about essays was fundamentally changed.Though they didn't have the same kind of exciting action or surprising endings as the previous short stories in the collection, something about the intimacy and the urgency of Butler's personal essays drew me into the pieces like I had never been drawn in before.From that moment, I was hooked, and quickly I began searching for essay collections from authors I already knew I loved: Zadie Smith's .Before I knew it, I was an essay junkie with bookshelves full of collections from Joan Didion, David Sedaris, David Foster Wallace, Rebecca Solnit, Marilynne Robinson and more.This year, my collection grew even larger, because 2017 brought with it some truly powerful collections.