Originally Posted by WhatHappened
Isn't NRE what the outside world calls infatuation?
Isn't taking joy in your spouse's happiness what is called compersion here?
In the first case, NRE is also what some call chemical love. It's the chemical dump that your body has when it identifies another human it wants to procreate with.
NOT that we THINK we want to procreate. Because we often don't choose to.
But that's the origin of it.