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Committed [electronic resource] : A Skeptic Makes Peace with Marriage. Elizabeth Gilbert.

Gilbert, Elizabeth. (Author). Gilbert, Elizabeth. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780307715364 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (7 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: New York : Books on Tape, 2010.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Elizabeth Gilbert.
Summary, etc.: At the end of her bestselling memoir Eat, Pray, Love, Elizabeth Gilbert fell in love with Felipe, a Brazilian-born man of Australian citizenship who had been living in Indonesia when they met. Resettling in America, the couple swore eternal fidelity to each other, but they also swore to never, ever, under any circumstances, get married. But providence intervened one day in the form of the U.S. government, which—after detaining Felipe at an American border crossing—gave the couple a choice: they could either get married, or Felipe would never be allowed to enter the country again.Having been effectively "sentenced to wed," Gilbert decided to tackle her fears of matrimony by becoming a student of the institution. Over the next ten months, as she and Felipe wandered haphazardly across Southeast Asia, waiting for the U.S. government to permit them to return to America and get married, the only thing she talked about, read about, or thought about was this...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 239555 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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