Four Stages of Human Relationships
by Mario V. Farina
Ellen Waters had formulated a theory about how relationships start from ground zero. She had decided to test it on me, her employer. "Hal," she had asked, "How would you feel if I told you I like you?" The question was perplexing, but it led to further perplexing questions. She must have discussed her theory with my wife, Janet. I was told by my buddy, Jim that she had asked him a question!