Opposites don’t attract…

This went up on YouAreNotSoSmart about a month ago, but I think it deserves to be re-posted, as it were.  There’s something compelling, and just a little sad, about this argument, which opens as follows:

The Misconception: In romance, opposites attract.

The Truth: When it comes to personality, you want someone a lot like you, and when opposites do attract the relationships often fall apart.

Read and ponder…