What would it be like to fly? Savannah images herself as a bird, wheeling through the air on the breeze. She had never thought about the other things that a bird would do before then, including trying to keep hungry chicks fed!..
Even while struggling with her own adjustments to a new life, Ruth is aware of both her son and grandson having their own difficulties. The wistful yearning for a familiar celebration leads Ruth to make one of those promises that parents and grandparents make to their children that backfire on them ..