There are many good things about being single at a later age.
Theoretically, those of us in this position are more self-aware, financially stable, and mature, allowing us the ability to approach adult relationships with more compassion and willingness to compromise.
With hard work being the love language we were taught as kids, this release by Santangelo especially (pardon the pun) strikes a chord.
My viewpoint on love is extremely skeptical, but I will say this- if it does happen to me (and I hope everyone is able to prove me wrong), I’ll know it to be true because the affection that person has for me will be characterized with the hard work I had a privilege of witnessing in my parents’ relationships with one another growing up.
Passion’s “We Can” is the you-and-me theme song the old couple from “Up” would have had if they were a pair of Filipino-American cutie pies, eager and excited to get their lives together started, full of love, laughter, and passport stamps.