Daria is the daughter, whose fate is sealed from birth by a missed diagnosis. Ada is the mother, who on the threshold of fifty discovers that she has fallen ill. This discovery becomes an opportunity for her to address her daughter directly and tell her their story. Everything passes through Ada and Daria's bodies: daily labors, anger, secrets, but also unexpected joys and moments of infinite tenderness. The words traverse time, in a constant interweaving of past and present. A tale of extraordinary strength and truth, in which every moment experienced is offered to the reader as a gift.
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