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The rough patch : midlife and the art of living together

Author: Daphne De Marneffe
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The years of mid-life can be a struggle. Children grow up, jobs change and the things that used to make us happy don't necessarily work anymore. Long-term relationships, in particular, can lose their shine. In The Rough Patch Daphne de Marneffe shows us a way through these potentially difficult years to a life lived with integrity, vitality and love. She offers us seasoned wisdom on the psychological, emotional and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Life skills guides
Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Daphne De Marneffe
ISBN: 9781910701409 1910701408 9781910701416 1910701416
OCLC Number: 1025334675
Description: ix, 352 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Daphne de Marneffe.

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