It’s a physiological birth defect. My brain and my body received inconsistent blueprints, which left the brain in chronic distress over the mismatch. A mental illness would suggest there was a “healthy state” prior to being “ill”.
I came accross this quote today which was in response to an assertion that transgender equals mental illness. The writer gives a clear explanation which hopefully makes sense to those who find it difficult to understand.
I would be interested to know which other places people have found to be ‘romantic’.
At 55 I can talk about love and relationships with my seventeen year old daughter and my 32 year old son. We can dress it up with stages of maturity but the basics are the same all the way through.
When all is great what could be lovlier than to be be entwined? At the other end of that particular story when the relationship has become old and tired, disentangling is a bloody nightmare.
Alice through the looking glass was my favourite book as a child. Today I was thinking about the phenomenon of sometimes the more you love someone the the further away they seem to get…..always just out of your grasp. It brought this chapter of the book to mind.
Programmes like this are such a joy to watch.