The need for human connection remains our most innate desire. We engage in romantic relationships when we become intimately involved with another person on an emotional (and frequently sexual) level. While the time together can be deeply fulfilling with mutual attraction, shared dedication, and unmistakable affection, there are countless expectations, assumptions, and misunderstandings that must be examined and clarified to maintain a healthy and deepening relationship.
Iyanla coaches an audience member through the pain of ending a 9-year relationship that she was in denial about. Iyanla helps her look deep within herself and ask why she settled for "less" for so long.