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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Friday Quotes: Love Warrior

Book Beginnings on Friday is hosted by Rose City ReaderShare the opening quote from the book.
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e Friday 56 is hosted at Freda's VoiceFind a quote from page 56.

Check out the links for the rules and for the posts of the participants each week. Participants don't select their favorite, coolest, or most intellectual books, they just use the one they are currently reading. This is the book I'm reading right now---



Title: Love Warrior by Glennon Doyle Melton

Book Beginnings:
I was loved. If love could prevent pain, I'd never have suffered.
Friday 56:
The priest is watching me shake and I know he's thinking that I'm some sort of junkie, and I am, but I'm also just cold.
Comment: Love Warrior is a memoir by Glennon, a bulimic-alcoholic. It is about love and loneliness, family, and getting well. 

10 comments:

  1. "If love could prevent pain." Haven't we all wished that at some stage of our lives? Beautiful.

    Today I'm sharing an oldie - 1984 by George Orwell.

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  2. This one seems interesting. Thanks for mentioning it.

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  3. I love a good memoir...this one sounds tempting. Thanks for sharing, and here's mine: “A SEPARATION”

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  4. A beautiful BB, but a very intense sounding book. Thanks for sharing with us! I'd love for you and your readers to check out my BB and 56 . . . http://tinyurl.com/LisaKsBookReviewsRTD

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  5. Sounds intriguing. I hope you are enjoying it. This week I am featuring Justice Calling by Annie Bellet. Happy reading!

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  6. I don't think this would be a book I would pick. I do hope you enjoy it.

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  7. I am curious for more! :-) Happy weekend!

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  8. Sounds like a fascinating look at bulimia and alcoholism. I'm intrigued.
    My Friday post features The Other Daughter.

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  9. Sounds like an intense story. Good?

    Thanks for joining in on BBOF!

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  10. Wow. This sounds like a tough read. I feel for this character and haven't even read it yet.

    My Friday 56 from Odds and Ends

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