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Assisted loving : true tales of double dating with my dad

Author: Bob Morris
Publisher: New York : Harper, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A gay New York times styles columnist describes his misadventures with managing his widowed octogenarian father's dating life, an effort marked by his attempts to screen prospects, his father's obsession with bridge, and the author's own quest for love.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Anecdotes
Biographies
Autobiographies
Named Person: Bob Morris; Joe Morris; Bob Morris; Joe Morris; Chris Columbus; Bob Morris; Bob Morris; Joseph Morris; Bob Morris; Joe Morris
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Morris
ISBN: 9780061374128 0061374121
OCLC Number: 179805662
Description: 288 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Part 1. Sunny Mourning --
1. Grave Situation --
2. Song in His Heart --
3. Fa La La, etc. --
4. Flori-Dada --
5. Geriatrix --
6. Cake, Rain --
7. Hello, Eighty --
8. Only the Lonely --
9. Outdated --
10. Bird in a Guilty Cage --
Part 2. Comedy of Eros --
1. Geriatrix (cont.) --
2. Date Date Goose --
3. Dog Date Afternoon --
4. Gracie Gravlax --
5. Dating Games --
6. Regular Joe and Fifth Avenue Florence --
7. Love's Loser's Lost --
8. Road Trip --
Part 3. Reconstructive Purgery --
1. New Year, New Hip --
2. Rehab Horribilis --
3. Back in His Saddle --
4. Demolition Dating --
5. Tawdry Palms --
6. And Bobby Makes Three --
7. Auld Lang Resigned --
8. Auld Lang Realigned --
Part 4. Love's Labors Won --
1. Inspecting Doreen --
2. Nice to Meet You --
3. Florida with Feeling --
4. End Where It Started.
Responsibility: Bob Morris.
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A gay New York times styles columnist describes his misadventures with managing his widowed octogenarian father's dating life, an effort marked by his attempts to screen prospects, his father's obsession with bridge, and the author's own quest for love.

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