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My Book Beginnings is taken from THE BOOKSHOP OF THE BROKENHEARTED by Robert Hillman:
"She didn't stay long as far as marriages go, just a year and ten months. Her note was brief, too: I'm leaving. Don't know what to say. Love Trudy. And Tom Hope was left injured in a way that seemed certain to kill him.