Beattie marched to the welfare department, asked for enough financial help to make it through the three months it would take her to write the book, then locked herself in a basement office and cranked out Codependent
Smother mothers have learned to describe themselves as codependent
Melody Beattie's Beyond Codependency and Codependent
No More were on The Times bestseller list for many months.
Women Can't Distinguish Sex from Love 9.
Of his first week in rehab, during which other patients serenade and love-bomb him with plush toys, he wonders, "Why a song about codependent
And clearly it's been an inner battle, as she punctuates a jittery, almost codependent
mantra of "I tried to stay ahead / I tried to stay on top / I tried to play the part" with a venomous, dismissive "fuck it.
It's a joyous reunion -- like a battered wife moving back in with her alcoholic husband," said Carolla about his codependent
relationship with COMEDY CENTRAL.
The ratings of USAL and FCL are based on their new codependent
or symbiotic relationship that has been forged and is currently in place.
The book Codependent
No More by Melody Beattie was the first self-help offering by Hazelden Publishing to be named to The New York Times bestseller list, in 1986.
It is important that the system not become codependent
to the physician.
Perhaps those perpetually analyzed, codependent
, and confused Americans would eventually come to realize that our highest cultural ideal should not be finding oneself, but hearing and helping others.
This year for the first time, I claimed my "partner"--all this work on gay marriage and you'd think we'd have a better word--as a codependent