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             deep, tender, ineffable feeling of affection and solicitude toward a .
             person, such as that arising from kinship, recognition of attractive qualities, or a sense .
             of underlying oneness. A feeling of intense desire and attraction toward a person with .
             whom one is disposed to make a pair; the emotion of sex and romance. (Webster's .
             Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc). There are many .
             different definitions of love. To each person it is different, but most agree it is one of .
             the most important emotions to the each creature on this earth. There are also many .
             different forms of love. For instance, love for your family versus love for a mate. It.
             is still a mystery to most people why people do crazy things for love, or why people.
             feel love “conquers all”.
             Definitions of love go as far as Greek mythology. For example, the story of Cupid .
             and His mortal Bride Psyche. There are many explanations on how love exactly came to .
             mean what it does. According to John Lee there are 6 different types of love. 1. Erotic .
             love: romantic, sexual irrational, and largely based on physical attraction. 2. Manic .
             love: intense, all consuming, possessive, and fluctuating between joy and despair. .
             3. Ludic love: egoistic, self-serving, competitive, and based on an unequal relationship .
             between one partner who is highly committed and another who is emotionally .
             uninvolved. 4. Pragmatic love: a rational, practical, fair exchange between two carefully .
             matched partners. 5. Storgic love: the companionate, stable love that emerges from a .
             relationship between friends. 6. Agapic love: the altruistic devotion of one partner for .
             the other. Many people have theories, but overall love is whatever the actual individual .
             perceives it to be.
             Through the ages, thinkers and writers have attempted to solve the .
             mystery of love. Myths, poetry and novels have the longest history of recording the idea .
             of love. For example, the Sumerian and Babylonian epic of Gilgamesh goes back to 2000 .