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Love withers under constraints: its very essence is liberty: it is compatible neither with obedience, jealousy, nor fear: it is there most pure, perfect, and unlimited where its votaries live in confidence, equality and unreserve. ~Percy Bysshe Shelley
Ah, jealousy – the nasty green headed dragon that surfaces in relationships. Sometimes with only an occasional glimmer or rare occurrence, and sometimes often enough to strangle an otherwise good love.
Where do you stand on jealousy? Do you ever feel it? Are you ever on the receiving end of it? Do you think Shelley is right, is it a constraint that will wither love?