Love is an emotion which is happy, painful, sad, lethal, ecstatic, passionate, compassionate, funny, lively but it’s never easy. What if it was easy to fall in love, easy to get together in life, easy to get permission from your parents to get married, easy to go beyond religion, caste and country.. What if love was easy…

  1. I would not have got a topic to write a blog post
  2. Shakespeare would not have penned Romeo and Juliet
  3. Troy would have been safe
  4. Ramayana would not have been possible
  5. Laila and Majnun would have been just another married couple
  6. Mark Antony would have lived to expand the Roman Empire and Cleopatra would have died at an older age
  7. Napolean would have had a heir to his throne
  8. Dante’s Divine comedy would have been a comedy of errors
  9. Prithiviraj would not have kidnapped Samjukta in a horseback
  10. The love letters of Eloise and Ablehard would not have been possible
  11. Anarkali would not have been entombed alive and we would not have got “Pyar Kiya to Darna Kiya”
  12. Queen Victoria would have had remarriage
  13. Taj Mahal would be just a tomb
  14. Alexandra would not have been executed just because she loved Nicholas of Russia
  15. We would not have needed a BBC documentary to know about Jawaharla Nehru and Lady Mountbatten and try to ban a movie saying their love story
  16. Princess Diana would be living happily  – still breaking some more hearts
  17. Over aged singles in this world would be an endangered species
  18. Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor would not have got married twice in the span of few years.
  19. Mills and Boons would be cheap crap ( its still cheap for a few)
  20. A lot of poets would have stayed clueless (including me )- uff what I would have written
  21. We would have trashed Devdas. No Paro. No Chandramukhi. Dilip Kumar would have needed another movie to become a star.
  22. Eric Segal would not have written the  “Love Story”
  23. Dharmendra and Hema Malini would not have converted to Islam just to get married
  24. Silsila???
  25. Tamil movies would have been saved from scenes were heroes fight for lovers and advice parents
  26. Ilaiyaraja would have made only spiritual  and mother songs
  27. Mani Rathnam would have made only patriotic movies while AR Rahman would have settled for patriotic songs ( we would not have got Mouna Ragam and Alaipayuthey..ooo. I can’t imagine)
  28. Titanic would be just another disaster movie and James Cameron would have been a just another director
  29. Da Vinci Code would be crap ( Jesus Christ and Mary Magdalene..???)
  30. Spencer plaza, Sathyam theatre and Citi Centre would be out of business (Ampa Mall is recently added to the list – Chennai’s happening places).
  31. Who would sit in the hot sun of Marina and Besant Nagar beaches???
  32. Dupattas would be in shoulders
  33. No. of suicide attempts would have come down
  34. A few debatable topics would have reduced for the news channels
  35. Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge would have been a first day flop (it’s running for 15 years on the trot in a theater in Mumbai)
  36. There would not be guys standing in front of girl’s college gates
  37. There would not be girls fasting in front of police stations
  38. Suicide Point in Kodaikanal would not have got that infamous name
  39. Religion and Caste would have been dead and buried
  40. A few police stations would not have become marriage halls
  41. Gay parades would not be there.
  42. A lot of lovers would not have eloped
  43. A few parent hearts would not have broken
  44. There will not be broken marriages.
  45. Diaries need not be a secret.
  46. Arranged marriages would have been a rare spectacle the world will be waiting for
  47. This world would have been a better place to live with lesser problems, lesser fights, lesser murders and love
  48. I would have been father of a child
  49. You would have been a wife of the love of your life
  50. And we would not have met….

P.S : This post is dedicated to you

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Marketing Analyst by profession, a quizzer by passion, a blogger by choice, a poet by chance, a non-conformist by gene and a rebel by birth

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  2. Awesome post Syl!! And yes.. Congratulations !! Lady.. Who ever you are.. where ever you are.. You are lucky!! 🙂

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    1. Thanks Aparna… Congratulations? Hope she reads this lucky part

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  3. If love was easy, you wouldn't have dedicated this post…. 🙂

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  4. Hi Sylvian, A Great post. Great that you were able to collate and organize so many things. Sysila??? what is it. Sorry for my ignorance.

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    1. Silsila is a movie by Yash Chopra which had Rekha, Amitabh and Jaya Bhaduri in the lead. Widely rumored to be the real life story of the affair between Amitabh and Rekha.

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  5. 🙂 wow yet again Syl u r just amazing .. ie u r jst 'u'!!
    Whoever it is this is dedicated to am sure will feel so precious !:) great one da ..as usual !
    just wanted to add one point … if love was just easy …. Feb 14 wouldnt have had a value 🙂 valentine neednt have become a famous saint !!!
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    1. ha that's a nice one… I hope she feels precious and she is precious for me 🙂

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  6. Sylpatti! unn romance kku oru alavae illama pochchi.. U a leo by any chance? Great thinking and an interesting post. Cheers! DJ

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  7. Radha Balakrishnan April 15 at 10:27 am

    Excellent post! I liked it….

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  8. And I would have been happy at the moment, but love isn't easy and I will never get him. 🙁
    By the way, nice post. 🙂

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    1. Nethra, I can just say only one thing.. I can relate to what you are going through..

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  9. nice and interesting post. if love was easy, we wouldnt get dating advertisement in facebook 🙂 chat rooms may be empty too !!

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    1. Thanks for the comment Johny. Good one 😉

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  10. Lovely post:) To add on to this, if love were so easy, Hall Mark, Archies, would have never survived for log in business..Im gonna visit this blog often..

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  11. Fantastic uncle. All are true facts. I got some stuff to my college!!!!!!!!

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  12. For all the comparison you have made love appears to be the reason and cosmetically so. But, could there be a much deeper sense and meaning that that???

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  13. some more stuff syl that u missed.

    diana would have died an old lady
    Missed calls would be an unknown phenomenon
    blank calls would never happen

    great compilation…lucky girl…hope it works out easy for u

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  14. Сергей June 5 at 3:09 pm

    Спасибо,…

    Хотя новость уже читал…

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  15. Хм……..

    Ссылки как то непонятно отображаются…

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  16. Vasanthi Nagappan August 30 at 12:57 am

    Like like like a million time over … Great work !!!

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  17. Hey! R U creative!!

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  18. Excellent 🙂 The last few, awesome! Hats off 🙂

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    1. Thanks Hari for the comment 🙂

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