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Suit Yourself™ International Magazine #50: Guide To Love 1 & 2 Awakening & Understand Your Needs

  

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Suit Yourself™ International Magazine #50

GUIDE TO LOVE Continues.....

Sections 1 and 2:

The Awakening, and Understand Your Needs

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The Guide To Love continues, with sections 1 and 2: The Awakening, and Understand Your Needs.  

The full TOC and Introduction can be found here: https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-49.html 

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Suit Yourself™ International's GUIDE TO LOVE

TABLE OF CONTENTS

Introduction 

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-49.html

The Awakening

 https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-50.html

Understand Your Needs

 https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-50.html

Find A Common Interest  

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-51.html

Announce Your Intentions  

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-52.html

The Hunt Or The Chase

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-53.html

Make An Impression

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-54.html

Offer Your Services

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-55.html

Come When Called

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-56.html

Mind Your Manners

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-57.html

Make A Move

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-58.html

The Attachment

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-59.html

Lay Down Ground Rules

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-60.html

The Lost Cause Impossible Situation

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-61.html

You're Never Too Young Or Too Old

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-62.html

Never Forget; Get Your Picture Taken Together

https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-63.html

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A Word On Waiting For LOVE

Over the following weeks, I'll be adding the topics in the list. They represent the most common stops along the way. 

For those of you who want to jump ahead, the plain text to all sections is located here: https://suityourself.international/appanage/magazine-49.html 

However, it's far better to wait and read the completed sections, with text and graphics. After all, that's what I'm famous for, illumination by juxtaposition, and you wouldn't want to miss out.

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Once this series is loaded, you'll be able to click on each individual topic in the table above to reach a page with both text and graphics.  Because some browsers don't allow click-on embedded links, I give you the option to either click on the link itself to reach the topic, or copy and paste the link into your browser window.

With Love, as with all things, Patience is a virtue. All the sections will be on the server over the next few weeks.

Thank you, all of you, for your patience, encouragement, and support. I couldn't do this without you. 

I love fan mail!  Gratitude and love are two sides of the same coin; where you feel one, you'll find the other.  

As Antoine de Saint Exupery told us the Fox said to the Little Prince: "It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye." 

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 I hope this series is enjoyable and useful to you!

Bisous!

Debra Spencer

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 1 The Awakening

The "awakening" is an awareness    

of the tension held by opposites.    

 

Everything seems endurable  

until this awareness awakens.  

 

How this awakens,    

or what seems to awaken it,  

is far less important than the awareness itself.  

The awareness creates a kind of restlessness;  

this is what drives you, consciously,  

or unconsciously,

to do something about it,

to suddenly see something,

change something,

recognize something,

or find something outside your current situation. 

 

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 2 Understand Your Needs

Carl Jung once said"Life really does begin at forty.

Up until then, you are just doing research".

Whatever your age, if you don't consciously understand your real basic needs,

then the ways you resolve any awakening feeling of restlessness won't be a good match.

While we all know the odds against this level of self awareness in  "young love" and "teenage romance",

many of us still remain unconscious past this time.

When we're over forty and still restless,

the emerging feeling can wreck havoc and cause irreparable burning of bridges.  

There are exceptions to youth's shallower awareness, however,

and these depend on early involvement with recognized cycles of love and loss.  

The more you love and have lost, the more aware you are

that each time you experience Love, it will be different 

and this gives you the courage to be more hopeful, not less,

and you are more grateful for what you have had, not less.  

Here, plants offer great inspiration, and animals are great teachers.

As Chuck Berry said in his song, "You never can tell":

"C'est la vie", said the Old Folks, 

"It goes to show you never can tell."  

 

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Thanks for reading.
 
Best Wishes,
Debra Spencer


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