Sorry. I know this is supposed to be serious and philosophical, but I cannot help but be reminded of the opening scene in the movie “As Good As It Gets”.
The obsessive-compulsive writer character played by Jack Nicholson is at the penultimate moment of inspiration as he types the ending of his latest story: “As they lay together in the afterglow, he realizes, that’s what love is. Love is…”
Cue the barking dog that ends up getting thrown down the garbage chute.