Tender Is the Night by F. Scott FitzgeraldRead about another book on the list.
Primarily a psychological tangle, this story is about a doctor who helps a seriously neurotic young woman, and they fall in love and marry. He ends up a wreck and she ends up quite sane and normal. It's very moving.
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