Copyright date 2010. Includes discussion questions.
More than thirty-five years ago, Gordon Meyers has a low number in the draft pick so he packs his belongings and reluctantly leaves Glenna Rising, a med student without whom he can't imagine living. Now, decades later, Gordon is a former globe-trotting consultant with a grown son and an ex-wife. He has an overwhelming desire to see Glenna again. Glenna is astonished when Gordon walks into her Manhattan office. But she agrees to accompany him for a drink. Together they rediscover the passion that drew them together before it tore them apart. As the evening progresses, Gordon will finally reveal the true reason for his return.