By Nick Spalding
Dating isn’t effortless nowadays. simply ask hapless singletons Jamie Newman and Laura McIntyre, thirtyish Brits who're attempting to stay optimistic within the face of all the awkwardness, chaos, and humiliation that pave the line to discovering love. Jamie, who’s nonetheless licking his wounds after his fiancée deserted him, will try out absolutely anything to discover the lady of his goals: from disastrous blind dates to the world’s worst speed-dating occasion. Laura, who's getting a bit apprehensive with the large 3-0 looming, attempts to place her awful-but-sexy ex in her rear view and circulate on, no matter if it capacity blind dates with spandex-clad bikers and drunken first-date hand jobs. whilst Jamie and Laura ultimately meet one another, love starts off to blossom—but throw in a few undesirable fajitas, obnoxious mom and dad, and exes popping out of the woodwork, and issues get advanced speedy. A hilarious, relatable romp throughout the travails of contemporary love, this ebook will make you snicker until eventually you cry.
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He’s obtained a anxious glance on his face. ‘What are you doing the following, Jamie? ’ I repeat. ‘Well. It’s your birthday and that i idea… glance, simply come via to the living room with me, okay? ’ ‘Okay. ’ i've got no notion the place this is often going. this can be the 1st time I’ve obvious Jamie due to the fact that our bust up. If our genders have been reversed I’d be caring he used to be approximately to inform me he was once pregnant. I stick to him via into the living room. My jaw drops. the total room has been become an Italian Piazza. There’s a wrought iron café desk (complete with parasol) and chairs the place the Ikea eating room set frequently lives. at the desk are wine glasses and a bottle of most sensible finish Pinot Grigio. an important unfastened status photographic fresco of the Piazza Navona in Rome covers such a lot of 1 wall. It’s large – simply seven toes excessive and fifteen ft throughout. Navona is taken into account via many to be the main attractive piazza within the urban. There are 4 grape vines in a protracted, low planter opposed to the opposite wall, giving off a delightful leafy aroma. delicate Italian bistro song comes from the stereo. I’m lovely definite it’s Dean Martin making a song. ‘I recognize it’s all a piece clichéd,’ Jamie says, pulling out a chair for me to sit down on, ‘…and I’m no longer thoroughly convinced the grape vines have been a good suggestion. ’ He supplies them a uncertain glance. ‘But besides… chuffed birthday, Laura! ’ I sit, my jaw nonetheless agape. ‘I introduced in a cook dinner, simply because, good… you recognize my song checklist. We’re having pizza… evidently. ’ He pours me a tumbler of wine. ‘Why have you ever performed all this? ’ I ask in a far flung voice. ‘It’s your birthday! ’ ‘But you referred to as me a whinge. ’ i think it’s very important to indicate this out. ‘Yeah. i do know. Went a piece overboard there. Sorry. ’ ‘Why have you ever performed all this? ’ I sound like a damaged checklist, yet I’m nonetheless in a nation of concern and can’t do whatever approximately it. ‘You instructed me approximately that journey you took along with your Mum? the single in your 21st birthday? ’ He issues on the fresco. ‘I understand it’s now not really an analogous factor, yet you stated it was once the happiest time you could take into accout, so…’ Tears prick my eyes. He’d remembered. A fats guy in a white apron comes into the room. i do know he’s going to talk in a huge Italian accessory ahead of he even opens his mouth. ‘Pizza is prepared, sir! ’ he tells Jamie and sees me. ‘It’s great to fulfill you, leave out Laura! ’ he says, taking one hand and kissing it. ‘Thanks Georgio,’ Jamie replies, pouring himself a pitcher of wine. ‘You hungry? ’ he asks me. ‘Um… certain? ’ ‘Excellent. i do know you don’t like highly spiced so you’ve bought a 4 seasons. ’ Georgio returns from the kitchen and plonks scrumptious having a look pizzas in entrance folks. i glance at it. Then i glance at Jamie. Then i glance round the room. ‘How a lot did all this price? ’ is all i will be able to imagine to claim. Jamie smiles. ‘Tuck in! ’ It takes many of the pizza and glasses of the smoothest wine I’ve ever tasted to get my wits approximately me back. ‘Thank you for all this Jamie. It’s gorgeous. ’ ‘My excitement. ’ ‘I can’t think you remembered concerning the journey I took with my mum. ’ ‘You sounded so satisfied if you advised me approximately it. Your face rather lit up. now not anything I’d disregard in a rush.