The ins and outs of a blind date

They say love is blind but what about dating? Could you see yourself across for an individual who you are just meeting for the first time because your mutual good friend thought that you guys would be perfect for each other and so set you guys up? Is it too much of a stretch to think that love could flourish from such a situation or do you feel that there are too many unknown variables at play for it to work?

Is it ok for people to take breaks in a relationship?

If you are constantly fighting; if the sight of your partner puts you in a foul mood and if agreeing to disagree stopped working months ago, it may be time to put things on pause. How about taking a break? Does that idea appeal to you and if it does is it even healthy and how long a break is acceptable before the break eventually leads to something that is permanently broken?