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Intimacy:Intimacy is one of threecomponents that Sternberg believesmake up love. It means being close,connected and having a strong bond ina relationship. Its being close enough towant to support/help your partner andfeeling comfortable around them..Passion:Passion is the secondcomponent of Sternberg's definition oflove. Passion means being attractedand have strong liking feelingsincluding; physically, emotionally,sexually to you partner in a lovingrelationship. The passion is motivationaland wanting to be with your partner inan attractive way.Commitment:Is the last component ofstirred birds definition of love. It meansto be dedicated to maintaining therelationship and love. You have beencommitted to your partner and yourpartner always and wanting to continuethe relationship.Liking = Intimacy:Infatuation or limerence = PassionEmpty love = CommitmentRomantic love = Intimacy, PassionCompanionate love= Intimacy, CommitmentFatuous love = Passionate, Commitment
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