Is Love an Illusion?

The romantics have a lot to answer for failed marriages and strained relationships, according to philosopher and author, Alain de Botton. Lead by romantic notions many of us will marry the wrong person. De Botton digs into ideas of desirable relationships to uncover multiple ways in which such fragile and troubled beings as humans have got to this point. Some remedies are offered.

Big Ideas – ABC Radio | 8th August 2016