Dating waiting and recognizing your soulmate
What if everyone actually had only one soul mate, a random person somewhere in the world? There are a lot of problems with the concept of a single random soul mate. You know nothing about who or where they are, but—as in the romantic cliché—you’ll recognize each other the moment your eyes meet. If we’re all paired up at random, 90% of our soul mates are long dead. But wait, it gets worse: A simple argument shows we can’t just limit ourselves to past humans; we have to include an unknown number of future humans as well.
They’d marry, hide their relationship problems, and struggle to present a happy face to their friends and family.It can vary from almost none (shut-ins or people in small towns) to many thousands (a police officer in Times Square).