Do you believe there is a soul mate out there for you?
August 3, 2010 9:50pm CST
Well, you're not alone. Studies from the University of Virgina have shown that over 90% of young adults believe in the concept. And 88% believe that destiny has determined that there is one and only one person who is your soul mate. The soul mate concept carries with it the belief that a perfect person exist for us, if only we could find him or her-- then love and life would be easy. this belief has created a lot of trouble for people, especially in the area of commitment. By insisting on finding a perfect partner, many people have walked away from really great potential partner. Why? Because something was missing. maybe it was chemistry, or that he/she didn't match their ideal of The One. so they've end up alone, still looking for that perfect soul mate. The renowned family psychiatrist Frank Pittman once said, "Nothing has produced more unhappiness than the concept of soul mate.