"So much has changed," I said softly. "It looks the same, it seems the same, but there are so many of them gone now, and you can feel the holes where they were. What long shadows they cast..."
Oh Peter. Don't leave any of us again. We are all here, every one of us, all together in this place I love more than any other on earth.
If I've tempted you to read this book, it is "Colony" by Anne Rivers Siddons