Phenomenology is the study of structures of consciousness as experienced from the first-person point of view. The central structure of an experience is its intentionality, its being directed toward something, as it is an experience of or about some object.
mellowmindfulness said: were you two friends for a while before you became a couple? :) <3
We actually were not. I saw him a couple of times on campus and was attracted to him on a very deep energetic level, I made it clear that I had feelings towards him that were beyond mere friendship interest and more than just wanting to sleep with him. It felt like something more and it turned out to be that, something much much more than I could have ever imagined.
Pablo Picasso: Portrait of Marie-Thérèse Walter with Garland, 1937.