By Elizabeth Gilbert
The #1 New York Times bestselling follow-up to Eat, Pray, Love--an intimate and erudite party of love—from the writer of Big Magic: inventive residing past Fear.
At the top of her bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert fell in love with Felipe, a Brazilian-born guy of Australian citizenship who'd been residing in Indonesia once they met. Resettling in the United States, the couple swore everlasting constancy to one another, but additionally swore to by no means, ever, less than any conditions get legally married. (Both have been survivors of past undesirable divorces. sufficient said.) yet windfall intervened someday within the type of the USA executive, which-after suddenly detaining Felipe at an American border crossing-gave the couple a call: they can both get married, or Felipe could by no means be allowed to go into the rustic back. Having been successfully sentenced to wed, Gilbert tackled her fears of marriage by means of delving into this subject thoroughly, attempting with all her could to find via old study, interviews, and lots more and plenty own mirrored image what this stubbornly enduring outdated establishment truly is. instructed with Gilbert's trademark wit, intelligence and compassion, Committed makes an attempt to "turn on all of the lighting" by way of matrimony, frankly studying questions of compatibility, infatuation, constancy, family members culture, social expectancies, divorce dangers and humbling duties. Gilbert's memoir is finally a clear-eyed party of affection with the entire complexity and end result that true love, within the genuine global, really entails.
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Committed: A Love Story by Elizabeth Gilbert