“Love looks not with the eyes, but with the mind
And therefore is winged Cupid painted blind.
Nor hath love’s mind of any judgement taste;
Wings and no eyes figure unheedy haste.
And therefore is love said to be a child
Because in choice he is so oft beguiled.”
“A Midsummer Night’s Dream”
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COUP DE FOUDRE
French figure of speech, idiom. Literally (“Lightning strike”). Figurative (“Love at first sight”).
SOURCES OF INSPIRATION:
Cupid, Shakespeare’s sonnets and “Up”, the eleventh studio album by the American alternative rock band R.E.M.