Do you believe in the idea of soulmate?

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Ancient Hippy Profile
Ancient Hippy answered

Yes, very much so.

Rooster Cogburn Profile
Rooster Cogburn , Rooster Cogburn, answered

I sure do ! I've always believed in that !


otis campbell Profile
otis campbell answered

I thought i had a soulmate but no more i trust only kitty

Didge Doo Profile
Didge Doo answered

Absobloodylutely. I've been with Mrs Didge since 1958 and we're probably closer now than ever. In old age there's more time to appreciate each other and less outside stress.

What we fancifully describe as being "soul mates" is no more than two people sharing their lives, growing together, finding happiness in each other. It's very real but, as my Dark friend pointed out beneath Tom's answer, it ain't really Destiny: It's commitment.

Even the Bible got it right and Mark 10:7-8 says, "For this reason shall a man leave his father and mother; and they twain shall become one flesh."  I think that can be almost literally true. Certainly they can become one mind.

Virginia Lou Profile
Virginia Lou answered

Dear Sharpe Halifax,

I think your answer is YES...certainly in the sense of commitment (Didge) and complementarity two voices in harmony (DarkFriend)...

But I also think there is an aspect of MYSTERY...what Dear DarkMajinn, who is dear to me and I respect very much, what he calls supernatural magic, I say YES to that magic, but maybe more in the sense of dimensions of human relationship not yet discovered or understood.

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I hope The Zee and KB Baldwin too, find this Q and leave their voice!

Tom  Jackson Profile
Tom Jackson answered

Yes, but there's more than one who can become that for you.

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Don Barzini
Don Barzini commented
You make a very poignant point here, Tom.
In my life, I've personally encountered a number of ladies with whom I've shared an unusual gravity, a particular resonance in our personalities that certainly rival that which drew me to my wife, who, while I hold no belief in "souls" per se, is as close to the perfect lifemate as I could have ever hoped for.
I guess my message here is that even if one admittedly special opportunity is lost, all is not truly lost.
Darik Majoren
Darik Majoren commented
. . . and there's those pheromones to kick start the attraction.
Didge Doo
Didge Doo commented
Where would we be without those pesky pheromones?
Darik Majoren Profile
Darik Majoren answered

No.

In as much as I do not believe in Supernatural "Magic" . . .

I believe we find whom we find based on what might be missing in us. If a relationship is healthy, we are like two voices . . . Both distinct in nature yet able to harmonize over time to be both in sync and in tune as to compliment each other.

It will be 28 wonderful years this October 29th . . . And I HAVE enjoyed the music and "We make beautiful music together."

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Don Barzini
Don Barzini commented
Congrats, Amigo. We are celebrating our 28th as well.
Didge Doo
Didge Doo commented
Hey, that's something we three can share. We've been married 56 years which is your two 28ths combined. :)
Don Barzini
Don Barzini commented
Which is phenomenal, Master Didge. We should all be so lucky as to reach such a milestone. Highest respect.

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