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Love Essay

  • Submitted by: vlad
  • on December 11, 2008
  • Category: Social Issues
  • Length: 427 words

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Below is an essay on "Love" from Anti Essays, your source for research papers, essays, and term paper examples.

I am Sam is an interesting story between the affection of a loving yet mentally handicap father   who’s mission and only request is to retrieve his daughter back after they took her away due to Sam   inabilities to “” care”” for the child. It shows the struggles but yet the bravery and loving character that Sam portrays in order to get her daughter back. As the story unrolls you start to find out that   not only does Sam have the mental capacity to assess his daughters needs yet to love her the same way as what our society calls   a “ normal father”. Now the question arises do you need to have a certain mental capacity in order to love another human being or   is love just an emotion that all of us can relate to or have? To start off things, love is not something we can describe because as human beings every one has different states of mind therefore we have different perspectives on what love is. So one can not argue on whether love is this or if love is that. Another idea I would like to mention is that don’t babies show signs of emotion that some of us would call “ love” ? for example when a baby laughs or giggles with that expression of happiness on their face wouldn’t some of us call that emotion showed love? Yet most would say that babies have very little mental capacity for their age.   Another idea I would like to mention , is that love is an essential   part   of life itself, one cannot live without that emotion, now that love is abstract is a different story but every child or adult   will experience ‘ love” at a point in their lives, whether if its at the age of 3, 18, or 46. So in my honest opinion one does not have to have the mentality of a wise man to give that expressive emotion that   everyone needs and wants in their   lives. Sam even with the mental capacity of a seven year old, still was able to create a strong bond between her daughter and shows how much he really loves her.   Love is not just an emotion it is what we strive for in life it is basically...

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