The Real Thing

The Real Thing

Lessons on Love and Life From A Wedding Reporter's Notebook

eBook - 2015
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From a Washington Post weddings reporter who's covered more than two hundred walks down the aisle comes a warm, witty, and wise book about relationships--the mystery, the science, and the secrets of how we find love and make it last. Ellen McCarthy has explored the complete journey of our timeless quest for "The One," the Soul Mate, the Real Thing. This indispensable collection of insights--on dating, commitment, breakups, weddings, and marriage--gives us a window into enduring romance: • Go Online Already--"It's a major time suck and a black hole of rejection and ambiguity and lies. But you know what? It also works." • Keep It Confidential--"If you have to get something off your chest, pick someone whose wisdom you really trust, and who isn't likely to spread the gossip to all your mutual acquaintances." • Be Nice--"Brewing the morning coffee, touching the small of your partner's back, filling their car with...
Publisher: 2015.
ISBN: 9780345549709
Branch Call Number: E-BOOK
Characteristics: 1 online resource ( pages)
Additional Contributors: OverDrive, Inc


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CatherineG_1 Aug 01, 2017

The author became a wedding columnist right after she broke up with her boyfriend. How funny is that?
She readily admits to her successes and failures while sharing stories of courtship, love, marriage and divorce.
Cute short stories and great tips for whatever stage of love you are enjoying!

Jul 25, 2016

"It's almost unbelievable how much childhood imprints itself on each of us-whether we want it to or not."


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