Women Who Love Too Much Author:Robin Norwood Is having "somebody to love" the most important thing in your life? — Do you believe that with "the right man" you would no longer feel depressed or lonely - even though the men you've loved have been unable to love you back? — When you meet a man who is troubled, distant, moody or unpredictable, do you find him exciting and attractive? — Are you b... more »ored with "nice guys" who are open, honest, and dependable?
When there are problems between you and the man you love, do you try to change him or help him by loving him even more?
If being in love means being in pain, this book was written for you. Therapist Robin Norwood describes "loving too much" as a pattern of thoughts, feelings, and behaviors which certain women develop as a response to various problems in their family backgrounds. Many women, due to very clear and understandable dynamics originating in childhood, find themselves repeatedly drawn into unhappy and destructive relationships with men. They then struggle to make these doomed relationships work. Ms. Norwood takes a hard look at how powerfully addicting these unhealthy relationships are and why it is so difficult to give them up.« less