When Glenn Dixon is spurned by love, he does something unsual. He journeys to Verona, Italy, the acient home of Shakespeare’s most famous lovers, Romeo and Juliet. There, he joins a dedicated group of “secretaries” who answer the thousands of letters that arrive in Verona every year addressed to Juliet, letters sent by lovelorn people from all over the world who long tp understand the mysteries of the human heart.
As Glenn doles out advice to others, he comes to realize he has a lot to learn about himself, about heartbreak, and about Shakespeare’s characters, who might not be entirely fictional after all.
An enthralling tale pf modern-day love steeped in the romantic traditions of eras past, this enchanting memoir reveals that every letter awaits an amswer and every soul can find its match.