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Unformatted text preview: hypothalamus releases various chemicals which will eventually trigger the release of hormones into the blood stream. These hormones can cause an increased heart beat and light headedness. People who are uninhibited can use the energy of this high whether its through flirting, talking or sex. Very shy people have a harder time using this energy and therefore it becomes an extreme addiction to them as powerful as any other drug addiction is. I also found out that the reason so many people crave chocolate after breaking up with a loved one is because it contains the same chemical that our brains secrete when were in love, called phenylthylamine. Ive felt the high of love once in my life, when I lost it I felt a withdrawal from that feeling for at least a few weeks. After experiencing that feeling it makes me want to feel it again, but at the same time I know that if I lose love again I will feel the same withdrawal I went through before....
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- Spring '08