Love Don T Mean The Hit Song What Is Love?

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What is love? I don’t mean the hit song What is love? by Haddaway. What does love truly mean. As defined by dictionary.com, love is an intense feeling of deep affection. I believe that love is much more than that though. True love would mean you would do anything for the person you love. A deep bond that could not be broken by anything, by anyone. A mother’s love for her child is one example, the mother would sacrifice herself in order for her child to live. It does not have to be that extreme though. The child could be feeling sad, the parent would wish that sadness upon themselves instead of seeing their child sad. Love is so much more than “an intense feeling of deep affection.” Love should not be put that simply, it is much more than that …show more content…
That is why movies, songs, plays, and books are based on a love story. Love moves humans and causes them to make irrational decisions. People will do anything for the person they love the most, that is why in almost every single action movie the mom/girlfriend/boyfriend/beloved is taken and used as bait. The heroes will always go for their loved ones because they would do anything to get them back. Therefore, love is much more than “an intense feeling of deep affection.” Love means you are willing to do anything to be with that person. Love means that if they died, it be apart of you died with them. Love means that you know that person for all of their flaws and strengths. As put by John Legend in the song “All of Me.” “Cause all of me. Loves all of you. Love your curves and all your edges. All your perfect imperfections.” These lyrics show that John Legend loves his beloved with all of himself, and for all of their flaws. Love is so much more than a feeling of affection, it should not be reduced down to that because love is the most powerful feeling in the entire universe. The dictionary is not able to fully encompass what love really is and probably never will. The definition of love is what love means to you, but I know for certain that is much more than “an intense feeling of deep

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