How romance is the death of love

The set of ideas we call “romanticism” is responsible for making our relationships extremely difficult. But we shouldn’t give up on love – we should just recognise that it’s a skill, not an emotion, says The School of Life.

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  1. In answer to the famous question: “What is love?”, write a list of 10 answers.
  2. “Romanticism is the death of love”. Write a one-page essay with this as the title.