So this isn't a sequel, it's a companion novel. You find out what Willem's been doing for the last year. I was excited during the first half of the book, when he got to India things slowed down for me and I wasn't that excited any more.
"There's a difference between losing something you knew you had and losing something you discovered you had. One is disappointment. The other is truly a loss."
"I didn't understand then. Love is not something you protect. It's something you risk."