Our Chemical Compatibility  

rm_gata11459 57F
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3/22/2006 5:15 am

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Our Chemical Compatibility

Ahh the age old question.. what attracts one to another. There has been a recent study done (ya i know.. another study) that focuses on what particular bit of body chemestry builds our different "type" of romantic make-up.. I know there are endless studies on physical and emotional attraction, and most amount to nothing in particular, but this one interests me, because I do happen to believe there are body signals that we give out, usually without intention, that attract others to us. Helen Fisher, an anthropologist and author explains her chemical theory as being in four major temperments: Builder, Negotiator, Explorer, and Director.

The Builder
Chemical in charge: Serotonin (associated with sociability and feelings of calm)
Personality: Calm, managerial, conscientious, home-oriented but social
Best match: The Explorer
Least likely match: The Director

The Negotiator
Chemical in charge: Estrogen (associated with intuition and creativity)
Personality: Imaginative, sympathetic, socially skilled, idealistic
Best match: Good with all types!
Least likely match: None

The Explorer
Chemical in charge: dopamine (associated with curiosity and spontaneity)
Personality: Risk-taking, spontaneous, curious, adaptable
Best match: The Builder
Least likely match: The Director

The Director
Chemical in charge: testosterone (associated with independence and rational thinking)
Personality: focused, inventive, daring, logical, direct
Best match: The Negotiator
Least likely match: The Builder

Based on these discriptions, I think I am a cross between the Negotiator and the Explorer.. mainly because of requirements of being rational (The Director) and managerial and conscientious behavior (The Builder). I don't have a drop of the requirements of those two really.

But I have to say, where love is concerned, I think there is more magic involved than anything...chemical compatibility or no.

Peace xxx K

loadeddice05 44M

3/22/2006 6:24 am

My personality type is missing!!
So! Where's the ASSHOLE!!

I'll never know if were compatible?? lol!

saucy2005k 43F

3/22/2006 7:29 am

i'd say im an explorer with a bit of negotiator thrown in...but if i can make my own study...
The Interrogator....chemical in charge:hormones
best matchne who takes orders
least likely matchne who answers back

ok i made the above up...lmao....good blog though gata babe....
love saucyxxxxx

BirdV 68M

3/22/2006 9:24 am

There are a couple of temperaments missing:

The Bitch
Chemical in charge: The entire endocrine system (associated with anti-sociability and feelings of rage)
Personality: Explosive, unconcerned, emotional, homicidal
Best match: None
Least likely match: Anyone

The Hamadryad
Chemical in charge: Flounder (associated with lack of hygiene and hyper sex)
Personality: High, loose, socially skrewed, analistic
Best match: Good with all types!
Least likely match: None!!!

Please send your hate-mail in care of Dr. Simon J. Kablowski, 12345 South Redlight Street, Intercourse, PA 753951

Please send all giggles to Bird ^v^.


rm_gata11459 57F
10597 posts
3/22/2006 5:55 pm

loaded.. oooo there are ways to tell.. lol. xoxo gata

Peace xxx K

rm_gata11459 57F
10597 posts
3/22/2006 6:54 pm

saucy my sweet.. i likes yer thinkin girl mwahhhh xoxo gata

Peace xxx K

rm_gata11459 57F
10597 posts
3/22/2006 6:55 pm

lol singing.. i doubt you have to check often xoxo gata

Peace xxx K

rm_gata11459 57F
10597 posts
3/22/2006 7:10 pm

bird.. are these both women?? i sus that they are my good man.. the female dog and the wood nymph.. mmmm.. bitterness is not attractive lol xoxo gata

Peace xxx K

HBowt2 58F

3/23/2006 5:04 am

how did i end up with testosterone.....

rm_gata11459 57F
10597 posts
3/23/2006 6:26 am

hbowt.. its called absorbtion lmao. xoxo gata

Peace xxx K

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