What is practical love? What are some examples of practical love?
What makes practical love different from romantic love?
Practical love = a love that serves ordinary or material needs.
Often times practical love includes little or no intimacy. Unless this is one of the ordinary needs in a particular situation. Relationships that are seemingly based on practical love may have more to them than meets the eye. It is hard to have a relationship that is based on ordinary or material needs. These relationships can see hardships like romantic relationships. If expectations are not met in a practical love relationship, it is easier to cut ties.
These may be considered famous examples of practical love:
Anna Nicole Smith’s marriage to Howard Marshall
Micheal Jackson’s marriage to Lisa Marie Presley.
For more on Practical Love read Romantic Love vs Practical Love