Ingredients of life
Illustrations of Chemical compounds by Avkari Alon
“For this reason, it is sometimes referred to as the ‘love hormone.’ The inability to secrete oxytocin and feel empathy is linked to sociopathy, psychopathy, narcissism, and general manipulativeness.”
Sometimes I find comfort in that someone’s seemingly inexplicable behavior could be explained by science. There’s no justification but it helps me be less baffled by how unusually cruel someone can be.