She Loves Loves Loves Love ...
Her first was Byron. From second grade to fourth, she adored
him while he was oblivious. By fifth grade he’d fallen for her hook, line and
sinker, but she had lost interest. Totally. Through the next several years
there was Riley, Trevor, Raul, Aron, Misha and Jane. Some of these loves were
reciprocated, not all, but each was extremely intense. Each lasted about
three years, then her attraction would evaporate. She was a heartbreaker.
the insight of a shrink, Dr. Andreeson, a diagnosis was achieved. Her
affliction? Limerence: an addiction to infatuation, the all-consuming feeling
of walking on air, more powerful than cocaine. No surprise, the doctor swept
her off her feet.
limerent ... possessing an all-consuming addiction to infatuation