Claudia and Ben are blissfully in love and certain neither wants children. Ever.
Source of Angst
The birth of a friend's baby leads Ben to a change of heart, which brings their marriage crashing down.
''The pants look and feel baggy, which is shocking because they're a size six, and I'm usually an eight.''
Yes, there are Manolos and cocktails with neurotic girlfriends, but Giffin's writing is true, smart, and heartfelt. And Claudia is both flawed and achingly real.