The Second Choice is the touching story a young widow Pavithra and Venu a young man with an invalid wife who are forced to enter into a marriage of convenience. They each have s a daughter by the previous marriage. The story is emotionally touching and incredible.It is compelling and has a powerful grip on your perspective of friendship, guilt, hardship and courage. You feel as if you can relate to the characters and their emotional and physical feelings, their problems, and their solutions. This book is a great read and very well written. Excellent work by the author.