In her first novel, Ceil Warren delivers a compelling narrative of one man’s struggle to replace bitter memories with hope for the future. I was captivated by the moving vignettes that serve as a reminder that we are all capable of compassion. In the end, I was first surprised and then serenely content with Arthur’s resolution and its unexpected consequences. He had finally taken his father’s advice which are words for us all to live by: ‘Let go of the day’s worries each night so there’s room for tomorrow’s joys.
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