By Elizabeth Berg

ISBN-10: 1400068649

ISBN-13: 9781400068647

From the liked bestselling writer of Home Safe and The 12 months of Pleasures, comes an excellent new novel approximately men and women reconnecting with one another—and themselves—at their 40th highschool reunion.

To all of the women and men in The final Time I observed You, this reunion capability whatever different—a final chance to claim whatever lengthy left unsaid, an get away from the bleaker realities of daily life, a way to save lots of a wedding at the rocks, or a chance to bond with a marginally estranged daughter, if in basic terms over what her mom should still wear.

As the onetime classmates join up over the process a weekend, they realize issues that would irrevocably impact the remainder of their lives. For newly divorced Dorothy Shauman, the reunion brings with it the opportunity of ultimately attracting the eye of the category heartthrob, Pete Decker. For the ever self-reliant, ever left-out Mary Alice Mayhew, it’s an opportunity to reexamine a painful prior. For Lester Heseenpfeffer, a veterinarian and widower, it's the desire of speaking store with a fellow vet—or no less than that’s what he tells himself. For sweet Armstrong, the category attractiveness, it’s the wish of discovering friendship prior to it's too late.

As Dorothy, Mary Alice, Lester, sweet, and the opposite classmates converge for the reunion dinner, 4 many years soften away: wants and personalities from their formative years reemerge, and new discoveries are made. for thus a lot has occurred to all of them. And lots can nonetheless happen.

In this pretty novel, Elizabeth Berg deftly weaves jointly tales of roads taken and never taken, offerings made and possibilities neglected, and the chances of moment probabilities.

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Kids, I’m sorry, but the truth is, a few evenings spent sleeping with strangers and tripping your brains out on peyote or some really clean blotter acid would be the best thing that could ever happen to you. Forget trying to get a job at Google or trying to raise venture funding for some startup. Go down to the Mission and score some weed. Buy yourself a bong, and fire it up. Then go think of an idea for a company. Which is all a long way of saying that the first thing I do when I get home from the Ultimate Frisbee game is go upstairs to my office, put on some Leonard Cohen and fire up a bowl of some fine reddish buds.

After the meal, Larry gets up and shows off his karate moves, which scares the shit out of the geisha girls. They all go running from the room screaming. By the time we’re done it’s five in the afternoon. From Larry’s driveway we can see out over the entire Valley. Low black clouds are massing overhead, getting ready to pour. Up here in the hills a few fat drops have started splattering down. “All those poor bastards,” Larry says, nodding toward Route 280, where the traffic is jammed up and inching along.

Obnoxious. I’m told all the time that I seem like a narcissistic egomaniac. You know what I say? I say, “Look, wouldn’t you be an egomaniac if you woke up one day and found out you were me? ” Of course the bad part of being such a mega-rich mega-famous mega-creative genius is that there are always some jerks looking to take a shot at you. In my case those jerks include the United States government, and despite everything I’ve done for the world—or maybe because of it—they are determined to put me out of business.

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