Remember English class: the theme of finding your soul mate, your other half, better half, kindred spirit, true love. Do you believe in this concept? Is there someone out there who is the one?
After the division the two parts of man, each desiring his other half, came together, and throwing their arms about one another, entwined in mutual embraces, longing to grow into one . . . Aristophanes’ speech from Plato’s Symposium
Doodad: a decorative embellishment; trinket; bauble: an art quilt covered with doodads.