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The death of his partner has left Patrick feeling alone and isolated. Guilt over moving on keeps him from dating anyone else. On a snowy Christmas morning, Patrick awakes to find a gift under the tree. It's a gift certificate to Savor, a high-class establishment that serves more than a six-course menu.

Patrick arrives at Savor to begin the evening’s program. He is presente
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ebook, 13 pages
Published December 2009 by Torquere Books (first published 2009)
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Serena Yates
Jan 29, 2010 Serena Yates rated it liked it
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I liked this short story about Patrick, who lost his lover to HIV. He receives the gift of an exclusive Christmas dinner from and unknown friend. At first he doesn't want to go, but the restaurant's manager convinces him. He realizes that spending an evening with another man means saying goodbye to his dead lover and what they had.

I liked the description of Patrick's sadness and how he's beginning to come out of it. His gradual return to life, lead by his new lover, is surprisingly romantic.
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Oct 28, 2010 Gavin Atlas rated it it was amazing
Wow, what a fascinating idea for a Christmas present - a reservation at this incredible...restaurant. I can't say more without spoiling anything. You can tell the author loves to cook. He also describes the waiter, Gio, in exquisite detail.
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Originally from Detroit, William Holden now lives in Cambridge, MA with his partner of eighteen years. He has a Master's in Library and Information Science from Florida State University. Over the past decade he has devoted his time to collecting and preserving GLBT history and is a volunteer archivist at Boston's History Project.

William's writing spans more than fifteen years, accumulating more th
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