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Dear John by Nicholas Sparks
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Jan 28, 14

bookshelves: summer-2013
Read from June 18, 2012 to January 28, 2014

Dear John the movie has been one of my favourite movies, like I literally have the script memorised. However, the book was completely different. In the book, Tim - the man Savannah ends up marrying - is her best friend which makes sense that she would fall in love and marry in the end. However, in the movie, he was an old neighbour and that made him look like a pedophile. I got a bit confused because I kept comparing the movie to the book.

I still think Savannah was selfish. She could have waited 9 more months!
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Lastly, I don't know which I like best, the movie or the book.

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Quotes Aisha Liked

Nicholas Sparks
“I fell in love with her when we were together, then fell deeper in love with her in the years we were apart.”
Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

Nicholas Sparks
“The saddest people I've ever met in life are the ones who don't care deeply about anything at all.”
Nicholas Sparks, Dear John

Nicholas Sparks
“Passion and satisfaction go hand in hand, and without them, any happiness is only temporary, because there's nothing to make it last.”
Nicholas Sparks, Dear John


Reading Progress

01/16/2014 marked as: currently-reading
01/28/2014 marked as: read
06/20/2014 marked as: summer-2013
06/20/2014 marked as: read
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