When we became angry, our pulse speeds up; our cheeks start to burn; the heart pounds; blood rushes to all parts of the body; and we feel supercharged.
Here’s how a special dinner turned into a divorce decree in one recent afternoon:
1:30 p.m.–Len deserves much more than I have been giving him lately. He works so hard. I really need to show him how much I love him. I guess I’ll do something special tonight. Maybe I’ll cook his favorite dish–macaroni and cheese. I think I’ll give him a call and let him know that he might want to hurry home tonight. I’m so excited!
3:00 p.m.–Everything is coming along just fine. The silverware is polished (actually,…