the heart is multilingual

Big Think’s Top Ten Relationship Words That Aren’t Translatable Into English

These are lovely, and apt. Priding myself on loving the nuances of words, I actively tried to come up with an English equivalent for each one, and mostly failed. It’s kind of like trying to find a pop music equivalent to an old school country-western song. English words just don’t typically evoke a story in and of themselves.

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