**This is a novella of approximately 20,000 words**
It is episode TWO of a multi-part novella serial. The episodes are NOT standalones and should be read in order. It is recommended that you read the free prequel story, Dark Expanse, and Episode 1 before reading this episode.
Everything Eva Braebel thought she knew has been turned upside down and any hope she had of resuming a somewhat normal life after her time is stasis is gone. The world left her behind and though she's fumbling to catch back up, it isn't going well.
Eva's dealt with tough situations before, but could this be the one to finally break her?