me =) · They were all desperate to form an attachment to one person they could refer to as their 'other half'. The rest of the universe paled insignificance compared to the lovers. When they were separated, each fell into a melancholy state, and only when they were reunited did their hearts start beating again. Only when they were together could they really see the colours of the world. When they were apart, that colour leached away, leaving everything a hazy grey.