The myth of the good mother can be very damaging for women who didn't have one. This book leads you on a healing journey and helps you shed the layers of trauma you may have carried since childhood.
Affairs have a lot to teach us about relationships. They provide unusual insight into our personal and cultural attitudes about love, lust, and commitment. Betrayal hurts, but it can be healed. An affair can even be the doorway to a new marriage - with the same person. With the right approach, Perel argues, couples can grow and learn from these tumultuous experiences, together or apart.