To Mark the Upcoming Holiday of Tu B'Av, the Question Arises: Has Love Died?

Love as we knew it for the last few centuries in Western Europe has died and been replaced by new forms. But that old form of love continues to shine.

In a recent interview with the French magazine Le Point, Michel Houellebecq was asked if he still believed in love. The award-winning author answered as follows: “People believe in it. And I believe in it too ... in fact, people believe in it today much more than during my childhood.”