Carolyn Kellogg reviews a new book. A whole world of heart can be summarized in very few words:

I loved the idea of you. -- Audrey Adu-Appiah

Tomorrow, maybe, I'll sell the ring. -- Matt Tanner    

He posted our sex tape online. -- Lauran Strait    

Heartbroken, until the bitch finally died. -- Christopher Moore    

It hurts even worse in French. -- Derek Pollard

Inevitably, his obituary didn't mention me. -- R. Sue Dodea

I thought we had more time. -- Joe Hill

I always thought I had less.

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