Trading Places: The Secret to the Marriage You Want

Trading Places: The Secret to the Marriage You Want

by Les and Leslie Parrott


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780310327790
Publisher: Zondervan
Publication date: 01/01/2010
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 5.40(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Drs. Les and Leslie Parrott are #1 New York Times bestselling authors and founders of the revolutionary Deep Love Assessment. Their bestselling books include Crazy Good Sex, The Good Fight, Love Like That, and the award-winning Saving Your Marriage Before It Starts. They have appeared on CNN, Today Show, Good Morning America, The View, and Oprah. They live with their two sons in Seattle.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments 11

Walking in Your Partner's Shoes 13

Part 1 The Essentials of Trading Places 19

1 The Two Sides of Trading Places 23

2 What Trading Places Will Do for Your Marriage 39

3 The Prerequisite for Trading Places 59

Part 2 Three Crucial Steps to Trading Places 77

4 I Notice You: Setting Aside Your Own Agenda (Temporarily) 81

5 I Feel with You: Turning on Your Emotional Radar 97

6 I Act to Help You: Demonstrating Your Care Quotient 115

Part 3 How to Trade Places More Quickly 129

7 Help Your Spouse See Your Side 133

Conclusion: Why Every Couple Has a Chance at Trading Places 149


Appendix A How to Trade Places When Your Spouse Doesn't Want To 161

Appendix B Trading Places If You've Been Burned: A Message for Personalizers 165

Appendix C Mini Thesaurus of Feeling Words 173

Notes 181

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