Many of us have experienced how letting our minds wander for a bit may get us unstuck when we are trying to solve a problem. The brain areas that allow people to solve complex problems become more active during daydreaming.
There’s no question that the two species offer different rewards. Dogs, friendly, affectionate, and oriented to meeting human needs indulge our need for affection. Cats are beautiful, elegant, and inscutable, providing endless mystery to their devotees.
It was 3 a.m. I sat up in bed, momentarily disoriented. A man and a woman were shouting. The shouting was coming from the apartment of a young single woman who had recently moved into the unit above mine.
While most would agree that sexuality is a key aspect of marital happiness, including sexual attraction, satisfaction, compatibility, and fidelity, a great many couples go through changes in one or more of these areas during the course of a long marriage.