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To the Green-Eyed Lovebird: 

We met 15 years ago, almost to the day, when I moved my stuff into the NYU dorm room next to yours at Senior House. 

You called us fast friends. I like to think it was more. 

We lived on nothing but the excitement of finding ourselves through music (you were obsessed with Jeff Buckley), photography (I couldn’t stop taking pictures of you), hanging out in Washington Square Park, and all the weird things we did to make money. I learned more about myself that year than any other. 

Yet, somehow, it all fell apart. We lost touch the summer after graduation when I went to South America to work for National Geographic. When I came back, you were gone. A part of me still wonders if I pushed you too hard after the wedding....

©2019 Renée Carlino (P)2019 Dreamscape Media, LLC

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Favorite Book of Quarantine!!

I couldn’t put it down! The narration is amazing and honestly might be one of the main reasons I loved it so much. It switches between a male and female speaker for each chapter from Matt and Grace’s viewpoints. The characters are so sweet and the story is relatable to any first love story. Great read with some unexpected twists. Highly recommend!

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a great book!!

excellent voices and amazing story line!! great story of love and relationships and the obstacles life throws.

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Such a great book!

This book was so perfect for Audible! The story line was outstanding and so entertaining!

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Very slow

I thought the male character’s voice wasn’t fitting, too slow! For the excellent reviews I had higher hopes for this book