Goodbye for Now: A Novel

Goodbye for Now: A Novel

Laurie Frankel


In the spirit of 1 DAY, comes a clean and warmhearted love tale for the twenty first century. occasionally the tip is simply the start . . .

Sam Elling works for a web courting corporation, yet he nonetheless cannot get a date. So he creates an set of rules that may fit you along with your soul mate. Sam meets the affection of his lifestyles, a coworker named Meredith, yet he additionally will get fired whilst the corporate begins wasting all their shoppers to Mr. and Ms. Right.

When Meredith's grandmother, Livvie, dies without notice, Sam makes use of his abundant loose time to create a working laptop or computer software that may let Meredith to have one final dialog along with her grandmother. Mining from all her correspondence—email, fb, Skype, texts—Sam constructs a working laptop or computer simulation of Livvie who can reply to e mail or video chat simply as though she have been nonetheless alive. it is not supernatural, it truly is computing device science.

Meredith loves it, and the couple starts off to wonder whether this can be anything which may aid extra humans via their grief. And hence, the corporate RePose is born. The enterprise takes to the air, yet for everyone who simply desires to say goodbye, there's somebody who cannot allow pass.

In the intervening time, Sam and Meredith's affection for each other deepens into the type of love that after tasted, you cannot dwell with no. yet what if considered one of them unexpectedly needed to? This unique novel, provides a captivating and bittersweet romance in addition to a lump within the throat exploration of the character of affection, loss, and lifestyles (both genuine and machine simulated). might be not anything was once intended to final eternally, yet however, occasionally love takes on a lifetime of its personal.

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