Cookies are a crowdpleaser, but a twinge of guilt can often accompany the mix of butter, sugar and flour. Yet it usually isn't worth it to try a healthier or low fat cookie because the flavor just isn't there. However we may have found the holy grail of cookies.
The fear that a love story featuring two Black actors is not engaging, believable or desirable is very real, and one that still defines the mindset of many studio executives, casting agents and producers.
In his book Zero To One, Peter Thiel says that you should never open a restaurant since you'll just be one fish in a large pond. And that makes sense. You're probably not going to really "change the world" with a restaurant.
Everything and everyone is limited, and if you recognize and accept the limitations of the cookie or person or relationship, you can assess it a lot more accurately than if you're constantly hoping the cookie or person or relationship will turn out to be something it just cannot be.