An African-American PR executive living in Paris thinks she has the perfect life until trouble enters her world via job loss, infidelity, and death.
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Life is filled with random encounters and Ellery Roulet, a 35-year-old American PR executive living and working in Paris, has experienced enough of them to last five lifetimes. When betrayal, loss, mistakes, regrets and even acceptance enter Ellery's life at different times, she learns it is not what one experiences, but how one chooses to deal with those experiences that shapes the soul within. This bittersweet collection of tales shows just how messy and complicated life can be, and that sometimes there just aren't any neat and easy solutions at all.
“Your revenge...would you like to do it... with me?” he asked smiling sheepishly, except he was totally serious. Conflicted, she quickly dismissed his offer. Under normal circumstances, he would have been the perfect choice..."