Eleanor has spent her whole life caught between two worlds. The balancing act had been relatively easy up to a point, but with a war starting, her sense of identity shifting, and new feelings arising, the act might not be as simple as she once thought. Who can you cling to when your world begins to spiral?
A year can change everything. If only he had known a year ago how everything would have ended up. There was so much he would have changed, and yet so much he would have kept the same. His year with her had been perfect. She made him feel alive. She made him feel at home. She had given him a lifetime in just one short year.