This is a story of innocence lost, self-imposed exile, and adaptation to survive. Finding bliss when they fall in love at first sight, Hannah and Tommy marry, and have a child together. Later, they learn, to their astonishment, that they are in fact twins who were separated at birth. The new family decide to relocate to Alaska, where they sustain themselves and even thrive as they adapt to their new lives together.
It was the summer of 2005 when two events skewed the upward trajectory of Hannah's life. Without warning, not one, but two Challenger disasters smashed her life to smithereens.
First, there was the discovery of the identity of her biological parents, and then there was meeting Tommy, the man she felt destined to love forever, only to eventually learn that their love was universally condemned as perverted, filthy, the...