9. Falling in Love

Falling in Love
Editorial illustration of a big fall

  1. to drop or come down under the force of gravity: The apple fell from the tree.
  2. to come or drop down suddenly to a lower position, esp. to leave a standing or erect position suddenly: I fell to my knees.

  1. a deep, tender, passionate affection for another person, esp. when based on sexual attraction.
  2. a feeling of warm personal attachment or deep affection: A mother's love for her child; love of one's country.
  3. a person toward whom love is felt: He is the love of my life.

"It's easy to fall in love. The hard part is finding someone to catch you."
Bertrand Russell

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