What is the perfect place to find true love? Most likely its not a question youve pondered, and yet you probably do have a pretty clear idea of the scenario. Youll meet your man in a gorgeously romantic setting while youre looking your best and feeling on top of your game. Certainly you dont think of finding true love in your kitchen at the end of a terrible day at work, or when youre a passenger in a semi-truck being driven by a handsome stud -- and youre vomiting because youre pregnant with another mans baby! And yet, IT happens. You can stumble into true love in the most decidedly unromantic places and under some pretty shocking conditions as you are about to discover through the stories in this collection.True love thank goodness! -- has also been found when you decide to literally escape from a twisted love -- such as a stalkers crazed obsession or a fathers incestuous possession. The genuine love these women eventually found was all the more glorious when juxtaposed against the terror of their past. Then theres the failure of merely good-enough love, which can lead you to despair of ever finding true love. To protect your fragile heart, you might play mind games by telling yourself that you dont care about true love or that you arent looking for it or that you dont need it to be happy. You will read stories here, however, where that ruse eventually just didnt hold up in the face of a beckoning true love. Ultimately you have to risk shedding your defenses and the disappointments of your romantic past in order to slip into true love.So if you enjoy asking couples, How did you two meet? be prepared for a wild ride of answers to that question in these stories. Spoiler Alert: True love is going to find you no matter how down and dirty you look or feel about yourself, how unglamorous the setting, how traumatic your past or present is. True love, as it turns out, writes a new story for every couple.
Love In Strange Places