The Avenue of Eternal Tranquillity
By Karen Overman-Edmiston
Published: December 8, 2009.
On a ferociously cold Moscow night, a man drives to the car park of a hotel near Red Square, takes off his hat and coat and lies down in the snow as if going to bed to sleep. In the arctic conditions he dies.
Set in Russia and China, this story traces two deeply founded relationships that provide insights into love's tenuous beginnings to its rewards, complexities and its potential for tragedy