We know our universe is expanding—this is one of humankind's seminal discoveries. What caused such colossal expansion? We call it the big bang, but what were the forces involved? How do they work? What are the implications for understanding the cosmos? And why is the expansion of the universe accelerating? What does this hold for the future? Already let's step back for a moment. Truth is simple but purposely complex. The cause of self is self not wanting to be by itself. The purpose of self is companionship otherwise known as love. Love so love.