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‘Eat, Pray, Love’ by Elizabeth Gilbert ~ A Review…

Let me begin by saying I actually spent a good deal of time refusing to read this –(stubbornly) choosing to resist the hype and (wrongly) assuming it would prove to be a boring pile of sentimental, overly-spiritual mumbo-jumbo… Luckily, I happen to love Julia Roberts. Andavier Bardem makes me swoon. So when the film came out, I just knew resistance was futile. And it was thus, wanting to stay true to the principle of “reading the book first”, that I ended up logging on to Kindle and downloading “Eat, Pray, Love” to my HTC… Having just finished reading it, I have to admit to feeling extremely guilty. Guilty of judging something without even trying it -and of almost missing out on a wonderful story, just because of my silly narrow-mindedness. Broken down into easy-to-digest, short chapters and written with amazing sincerity and humor, the book tells the engaging, heart-warming & highly relatable story of a woman trying to find herself, her faith and the things that make her truly happy –amidst the chaos and complexity …