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By Louise DeSalvo

Louise DeSalvo hazards all, within the corporation of Edith Wharton, Virginia Woolf, Henry Miller, and Madam Recamier. by means of filtering the tale of her personal husband's affair via other's tales, she revels within the constantly intriguing fable and tells from the often painful fact of adultery. The conclusions she attracts, and the stability she unearths in her marriage and in others, make ADULTERY a enjoyable, poignant, and compassionate publication.

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I don't mind telling you that I do like knowing that Monica Lewinsky told Linda Tripp that she used her affair with Bill Clinton to get over an affair she was having with some guy named Andy who lived on the West Coast. Imagine. Using the President of the United States to get over someone else. What chutzpah! ) And what was my husband reading before he started his affair? Why, the James Bond novels of Ian Fleming, of course. And how could his lifeworking every other night and every other weekend as an intern and living with a new baby and a depressed wife on very little moneycompare with that of James Bond?

Why, the James Bond novels of Ian Fleming, of course. And how could his lifeworking every other night and every other weekend as an intern and living with a new baby and a depressed wife on very little moneycompare with that of James Bond? But if he couldn't be 007, he could, at least, fuck around like 007. Page 17 The cycle seems to go something like this. You read a book about adultery. Maybe you stumble into reading it. Maybe you seek it out to juice up your life. You start reading the book and it captures your fancy.

She has had one torrid affair that was soon over when she was in her mid-thirties and her son was four years old. Though she thought of ending her marriage, she didn't, and she never told her husband about her experience. The affair only lasted a few months, though her friendship with the man lasted much longer, but during those months, her behavior was erratic and unpredictable. Afterward, she suffered a deep depression for which she sought counseling. Now her son is in his mid-thirties, and he has confessed to his mother that he is having a torrid affair and that he is thinking of leaving his wife and their four-year-old child.

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