Friends: A Love Story

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Courtney B. Vance met Angela Bassett….

They ran for years as friends in the same small circles. They had some hits, but mostly misses with other partners, and they shared one spectacularly dreadful first date together. And then, Courtney and Angela connected.

Experience the up-close-and-personal, real-life love story of this inspirational African-American celebrity couple. Learn how they navigate the fickle tides of fame, while keeping their relationship fresh and true. See how they've carved a meaningful life together in spite of humble beginnings, family tragedy and the ups and downs of stardom with love, faith and determination.

 

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User Review  - sweetay - Overstock.com

I havent read all of it but I am impressed so far. I find some of the stories so funny! I laughed to myself as I read some of it.I will try my best to read the rest of it. I truly believe that friends can become lovers. Read full review

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User Review  - debs4jc - LibraryThing

Bassett and Vance tell their life stories, the book switches from one to the other at each chapter. Then after they meet and are married their narratives are combined. Their love story was interesting ... Read full review

Contents

I Aint Average
11
Where the Heart Is
37
In My Element
59
A Million to One
81
Its C P Time
111
When Life Was Grand
133
Room to Shine
146
Making a Life With It
170
Parking My Heart
270
The Real Deal
274
Tying the Knot
281
Getting in the Groove
290
At Last
296
Back to Work
302
How Two Become One
314
Fearfully and Wonderfully Made
327

Lightning in a Bottle
182
What Else Can Happen Now?
200
Tending to the Rest of Me
216
What God Brings
242
Gently Sweetly Concretely
264
When God Takes Over
354
Laying It in There
366
Lessons from Our Road Less Traveled
373
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