It is night and Owl is flying around, enjoying himself. He is thankful for the beauty of the night. Suddenly he hears someone crying. It is Swan, who is sinking into a deep pit of sorrow. She has lost her lover and wants to know why this has happened. She frantically searches for an answer. Owl explains that there is no answer to this question, that some things just happen.
A wonderful book about taking leave of a beloved one and moving on.
Themes: death, mourning process, swan, owl