The Notebook

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By Nicholas Sparks

The love story between two different teenagers that come from completely different worlds is the most remarkable. The Notebook is about two young teenagers who fell head over heels with each other. They got separated by Allie’s upper-class parents who insist that Noah isn’t right for her. But that obstacle didn’t stop these two young lovers from being together even if it took years. This beautiful tale has a special meaning to an older gentleman who regularly reads the timeless love story to his aging wife to help her remember what they went through and that the story that he’s reading to her was their love story. The story he reads follows two young lovers named Allie Hamilton and Noah Calhoun, Allie was 17. A city girl from money, and Noah was a country boy.

They met one evening at a carnival many years ago. The two spend the whole summer together but Allie is forced to move and go to college although she was willing to give it up for Noah. Allie's parents separate Noah and Allie. They disapprove of Noah's lack of wealth, and move Allie away. Noah writes Allie 365 letters and she never gets them. So he restores the house him and ALlie went to one night out of ‘labor of love'. After waiting for any sign (such as letters) from Noah from years, Allie meets Lon and becomes engaged. However, Allie still has feelings for Noah. Despite her commitment for Lon, Allie decides to visit Noah to see how he's doing after seeing Noah's picture in the paper, Allie is drawn back to him. They spent a few days together and she doesn't want to leave. Allie has to chose between her fiancé.The man she had already scheduled to marry, or Noah, the man who she subconsciously wants. Allie picks Noah, her one true love, and dumps Lon. Noah and Allie end up having a happy life and die together peacefully in the nursing home, side by side.


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