Stressed out? You may be damaging your relationship more than you think. Here’s how to fix it.
Stress is sensory overload. Love, at its best, is sensory openness.
Our senses — touch, smell, taste, seeing, hearing, and intuition — are how we experience ourselves and others. Under stress, we lose access to our senses, and therefore, lose our ability to connect intimately, and our partners may give up in frustration.