The day I ate whatever I wanted: and other small acts of liberation

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Exhilarating short stories of women breaking free from convention Every now and then, right in the middle of an ordinary day, a woman rebels, kicks up her heels, and commits a small act of liberation. What would you do, if you were going to break out and away? Go AWOL from Weight Watchers and spend an entire day eating every single thing you want--and then some? Start a dating service for people over fifty to reclaim the razzle-dazzle in your life--or your marriage? Seek comfort in the face of aging, look for love in the midst of loss, find friendship in the most surprising of places? Imagine that the people in these wonderful stories--who do all of these things and more--are asking you: What would you do, if nobody was looking?
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subject_facet United States -- Social life and customs -- 21st century -- Fiction, Women -- United States -- Fiction
title_display The day I ate whatever I wanted : and other small acts of liberation
title_full The Day I Ate Whatever I Wanted And Other Small Acts of Liberation, The day I ate whatever I wanted : and other small acts of liberation / Elizabeth Berg
title_short The day I ate whatever I wanted :
title_sub and other small acts of liberation
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