9 Amazing Facts About Love

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Love is pure, love is painful, love is sweet and love is dreadful. True love is overwhelming. Our lives depend on it and it often seems like our planet would stop spinning if love didn’t exist. Let us present you with 9 amazing facts and theories about love.


1
Couples who are in love synchronize their heart rates after gazing into each others' eyes for three minutes.

2
The heart symbol was first used to denote love in the 1250. Prior to that, it represented foliage.

3
It's scientifically proven: being in love makes you a less productive person.

4
In 2014, a prisoner escaped a detention center in Arizona to spend Valentine's Day with his girlfriend.

5
"LOL" used to mean "lots of love" before the Internet.

6
It only takes up to 4 minutes to decide whether you like someone or not.

7
Falling in love has neurological effects similar to those of cocaine.

8
In 2008, a married couple in the UK realized they were twins separated at birth.

9
In ancient Greece, throwing an apple at someone was done to declare one's love.