Posted by Lexi on September 09, 2004
In Reply to: Explain posted by Lotg (OZ) on September 09, 2004
: : love in friendship never ends
: Presumably unlike the love in say a marriage, without friendship too, there's a big risk that it might not survive. True friendship, is probably the truest kind of love and also the most tolerant and long suffering.
Goddess brings up a good point. In friendship there is a whole set of intellectual and emotional connections and appreciation which is relatively uncompromised by lust and sex. In a love relationship you get all these things jumbled together and it tends to be more volitile.