Despite Eva’s secrets, after ten years of marriage she and Adam are still deeply in love.
All-round adorable Adam – adopted, mixed-race, with a deep social conscience that he shares with his wife – claims to have no issues other than having no issues. Raised by remarkable parents, he has grown up happy and grounded, uninterested in his “other parents” or in why they might have had to give him up.
Having lost her father at fifteen, and still suffering a terrible relationship with “mother”, Eva has more issues than she cares to admit, and it falls to an unexpected visit by two policemen to uncover a secret she has kept from her husband since the first day they met.
With the past at last explained, and the worst of it now apparently behind them, today has been a day of good news, which Eva is looking forward to sharing with the friends who have invited them to dinner. But their hosts seem to have very different plans for the evening, and the air is thick with tension as gradually the reason for their invitation begins to come out…
After training as a lawyer and then working in London as an artist for many happy years, Panayotis now devotes his time exclusively to writing. His novels are a strange combination of heartbreak and humor, in which fallible, imperfect characters struggle to make sense of their lives. Aside from reading and writing, his favorite pastime is going to the movies, and ever since his friend/therapist/barber recommended The Sopranos, he has also discovered good TV. He lives in London but travels to Cyprus often, to visit family and be near the sea. For the moment he has no plans for a fourth career…