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Great news!

Do you mean that you bought the WHOLE 'Complete Works of Plato'? If so, then WOW!

Plato is the source as I wrote in my other comment and as such it means like Whitehead said famously 'the whole Western thinking is just a serious of footnotes to Plato'

If I may give you little suggestion: I would start with the text 'The Apology'.

And after that I would read 'Symposium' and 'Phaedrus' which are the most important texts on Love. And to follow these you could read 'Theaetetus'.

If you want some text to read on the side while reading Plato, then I would suggest Martin Heidegger's book 'The Essence of Truth: On Plato's Cave Allegory and Theaetetus'. It is a great book in-itself and in it Heidegger gives a very good example of how to read Plato VERY carefully. In his book the questions of truth, freedom (the difficult process of liberation to truth), and knowledge are primordial questions concerning Plato. Also the question of Eros (Love) is also touched briefly. Even if I was warning of commentators of Plato, this book of Heidegger I can recommend whole-heartedly.
As in this OP of yours the basic question is the question of love: what is love?, then in Heidegger's book on Plato he is asking with the help of Plato following questions: what is truth?, what is freedom?, what is knowledge? and ultimately the question of human being: what is human being?, that is, what does it mean to BE a human BEING. The being of human being is always in some important way tied with all these other questions.

"Air is the very substance of our freedom, the substance of superhuman joy....aerial joy is freedom."--Gaston Bachelard--