Like and Love
The outer part of their house wasn’t very appealing, to keep the ‘bad eye’ out.
Their relationship was almost perfect. At first sight, they didn’t really seem compatible, yet, opposites attract. You don’t always choose who you’ll fall in love with, but sometimes you just fall with full force. And it lasts forever.
At their wedding, she remembered a phrase from her grandma: “you like someone because of some of their qualities, and you love them despite some of their qualities”.
Buddha said: “when you like a flower, you pluck it. But when you love a flower, you water it daily”.
Also part of Friday Fictioneers