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Perfect Love, Imperfect Relationships: Healing the Wound of the Heart John Welwood Boston: Trumpeter, 2006 224 pp.; $19.95 (cloth)

Love is always there, waiting for you. You just need to learn how to let it in. That’s the overriding message in psychotherapist and best-selling author John Welwood’s latest guide to better living, and Welwood is going to teach us how to let it in. The problem, according to Welwood, is that we are all suffering from a deep “wound of the heart, ” a belief born out of imperfect human relationships that we are not lovable as we are.

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