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title: 'The Day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, June 12, 1912, Image 20',
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The first word Love-makes the world go round.
But we must remember that it is not romantic love as we know
it, that turns old mother earth. The world'circled many thousand
centuries-before romantic love came intorexistence.
The love we read about in novels, see pictured on the stage and1
think we feel, is only about one thousands years old.
' Romantic love was born in the soul of Dante. Not until he
wrote Vita Nuova was Ke love of one man for one woman put into
words. Ana even then the emotion was idealistic, and it remained
for Shakespeare to combine this idealism, of thought and imagina
tion with romantic episodes, tragic agonies, and wild delight.
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