By Sandor Marai
As darkness settles on a forgotten castle at the foot of the Carpathian mountains, two men sit down to a final dinner together.
They have not seen one another in forty-one years. At their last meeting, in the company of a beautiful woman, an unspoken act of betrayal left all three lives shattered – and each of them alone. Tonight, as wine stirs the blood, it is time to talk of old passions and that last, fateful meeting.