Breaking up is hard to do

Ah, love.

It seems safe to say that no topic has been written about more often than love — in literature, in poetry, in film and TV, and certainly in song lyrics. So many songs, maybe a million songs or more, about love, in virtually every genre — pop, rock, soul, country, blues, disco, even heavy metal and punk.  Just using song titles, for example, consider these:  “Love is a Many Splendored Thing.”  “Love is a Battlefield.”  “Love Makes the World Go ‘Round.”  “Love in an Elevator.”  “Love Don’t Cost a Thing.”  “Love is Stronger Than Death.”  “Love Will Find a Way.”  “Love is a Rose.”  “Love Bites.”  “Love Will Keep Us Together.”  “Love Will Tear Us Apart.”  “Love Grows Where My Rosemary Goes.”  “Love You When I’m Drunk.”  “Love is the Drug.”  “Love is Like Oxygen.”  “Love You Inside Out.”  “Love Reign O’er Me.”  “Love Stinks.”

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