Ay me, for aught that I could ever read,
Could ever hear by tale or history,
The course of true love never did run smooth. . . .
(3) Casablanca by Murray Burnett:
Originally a play by Murray Burnett, this was taken up by Julius and Philip Epstein and turned into a script for the movie along with their friend Howard Koch.
During the time of World War II, Rick, an American and owner of ‘Rick’s Cafe Americain’ suffers a massive heartbreak by his lover Ilsa Lund.
The cafe, a gambling club is located in the Moroccan city of Casablanca. Rick’s life takes a new turn when his ex comes back into his life and now, she’s married!
“I like to think you killed a man. It’s the Romantic in me…”
(4) The Notebook by Nicholas Sparks:
Noah and Allie are a couple who have grown old together. Battling a third cancer and other diseases, Noah narrates their tale from his notebook to Allie who is suffering from Alzheimer’s.
The story is about how they cope up with their ailments to stay strong and remain lovers till their last breath.
“So it’s not gonna be easy. It’s going to be really hard; we’re gonna have to work at this everyday, but I want to do that because I want you. I want all of you, forever, everyday. You and me… everyday.”