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There is, I believe, a Chinese proverb that says “Marry the one who loves you and not the one who you love.” My now management-enabled mind immediately tried constructing possible situations and strategies. Suppose there are three people A, B, and C. Let’s assume that A and C are male and B a female – all living in a normal world.
A loves B. Therefore, according to the Chinese proverb, B should marry A. But B loves C. Therefore, C should marry B. So we have a deadlock.
A loves B. Therefore, B should marry A. But C loves B. Therefore, B should marry C. So we have a deadlock – remember we are in a normal world.
If you have nothing else to do, you could possibly build more situations. Most would end in a deadlock. The moral of the story: “Don’t apply Chinese proverbs to your love life.”
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