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Famous Love Triangles in Books and Movies
by Vicki Santillano
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“You love her, but she loves him. And he loves somebody else … And so it goes until the day you die. This thing they call love, it’s gonna make you cry.” The J. Geils Band was right on the money with their ’80s hit—love stinks. The unrequited kind sure does, anyway. Then again, as countless movies and books have demonstrated, that’s also the kind we find most compelling. Just look at the mania surrounding The Hunger Games and the Gale, Katniss, Peeta love triangle. But long before the most talked-about love triangle of the last few years even entered the public consciousness, these famous on-and-off couples of film and literature captured everyone’s attention.
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