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By Jennifer Crusie
Half basset, half beagle, all Cupid...
For Nina Askew, turning 40 capacity freedom--from the ex-husband, freedom from their stuffy suburban domestic, freedom to target what she wishes for a metamorphosis. And what she desires is whatever her ex consistently vetoed--a dog. A bouncy, lovely puppy.
Instead she gets...Fred.
Overweight, middle-aged, a section stinky and clearly depressed, Fred is light-years from perky. yet he does be capable to positioned Nina within the course of Alex Moore, her lovely, younger-by-a-decade neighbor.
Alex turns out perfect--he's a beautiful, possible sane, strangely unmarried E.R. doctor--but the age hole convinces Nina that any one yet Alex will be greater dating fabric. yet with each silver-haired stiff she dates, the extra she suspects it's the younger, dog-loving document she desires to take a seat and stay!
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That’s the way it was with professional men: they thought they were their careers and they forgot how to have fun while they built empires. And she’d been Mrs. Empire, feeling emptier and emptier until she’d finally gotten up the courage to leave Guy, to file for divorce and go looking for a life of her own, hoping for warmth and good times. Jennifer Crusie 47 He’d been stunned when she’d told him she was leaving. ” he’d said. ” And Guy had said, “Of course not. You’re not the type. And now you’re going to live the rest of your life alone?
She plays bridge on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons, teaches piano on Mondays and Wednesdays and holds a readers’ group on Friday nights. ” Nina smiled, delighted with Norma, and Alex smiled back, delighted with Nina. ” she asked. “She trashed me at bridge and told me I was tone-deaf at the piano,” Alex said. “I haven’t faced the readers’ group yet. ” “Maybe I’ll go up some evening,” Nina said, and Alex shook his head, hating to mess up such a nice plan but knowing Norma wouldn’t appreciate it.
Fred shut up and eased himself down another step. “I love you, Fred,” Nina whispered as she backed down the metal stairs. ” By the time Charity came back, Fred had done the fire escape twice and was philosophical about it. “We’ll take walks, too,” Nina promised him. ” Charity walked back into the room after putting the ice cream in the freezer and shook her head, amazed. ” “Fred is very intelligent,” Nina told her. ” She opened the window. “Here you go, Fred. ” Fred scrambled onto the box Nina had put by the window to aid his exit.
Anyone But You by Jennifer Crusie