Love: How to find your own fairytale love story

 
Love: Why we love the idea of a fairytale romance
Love: Why we love the idea of a fairytale romance

Fairytale romance - does it exist?
 

Even the most cynical and ‘grown-up’ among us love a fairytale. Whether it’s Disney’s Tangled or Cinderella and her glass slipper, who hasn’t at some time dreamt of being whisked away on a white horse to a life of never-ending romance with an impossibly handsome prince or princess?

Dr Gian Gonzaga, world leading relationship scientist and Senior Research Director for eHarmony.co.uk believes a little imagination is healthy but finding the right partner also needs a dose of reality.

He says: “Anyone who believes that finding or keeping a great relationship is a matter of luck or chance may be disappointed. Relationships can absolutely be filled with fairytale romance, but amazingly, a lot of people expect their Prince Charming to magically appear on their doorstep and rescue them. The reality is that taking a positive and active approach to finding love is the best way to find your own happy ending.”

Dr Gonzaga, author of new book ‘Dating the second time around, finding love that lasts’, says people can fall into the trap of waiting for a new relationship to find them or believe that finding a compatible partner is outside of their control or ability. In his book, Dr Gonzaga touches on some great tips that those of us who are looking for a fairytale romance should bear in mind.


Love & Sex Editor
16/02/2012
Reader ranking:5/5 
Rank this page: 



Special offers...
Don't miss...
Next Week's Coronation Street SpoilersCelebrity smokers: Stars who can’t stop smoking
Celebrity underwear: Stars flash their smallsThis Week's Coronation Street Spoilers
Latest… 29/08/2015
Love & Sex News
Guides
Videos
14 Dudes That Prove Guys With Long Hair Are Absolute Dreamboats
From Skincare To Hairstyles: The Essential Guide To Bridal Beauty
Woman Sets Her Boyfriend’s Penis On Fire After Finding Out He Cheated
10 Totally Hot Role Play Ideas To Set Your Bedroom Alight
All Love & Sex news
Sex drive: The Differences Between Men & Women
Want Sheet Grabbing Sex? 10 Tips For Red Hot Foreplay
Oral Sex Tips - How To Give The Best Blow Jobs
5 Ways To Spice Up Your Sex Life With Erotic Games.
See all Love & Sex guides
Video: The secrets behind the way you hold your drink
See all Love & Sex videos
 

Don't miss out!

...Join our newsletter
Get the sofeminine latest straight to your inbox
  OK
Find us on...