Separation Distress Among Romantic Partners and its Lessons for Human Mating

When I was 11, my stepmother described how she broke down while traveling in China. She was away from my father for 5 weeks, and at the time of one of their scheduled phone calls, she couldn't find a way to connect.

Is it Possible to Love Anyone Forever?

How wonderful to have found your life mate! You're certain you will love this person forever. Should you solemnly vow that you will do so?

Should You Play Hard to Get?

Your heart goes out to Jessica Simpson. Not only is her relationship struggling, she is also forced to endure the inevitable barrage of magazine articles scolding her for her missteps: If only you didn’t screw up, Jessica, your man wouldn’t be thinking of leaving you.