Annie and Graham McFarlane have a wonderful marriage. This is the second marriage for each of them. Graham has a son from his first marriage and they have a daughter together. Annie is a photographer; Graham is the co-owner of a book store. They are a cultured couple in their 60’s with bright, interesting friends. Life is great until Graham dies suddenly, and Annie discovers Graham was unfaithful. Over time she revisits her marriage to try to come to terms with this revelation.
Sue Miller writes a good, easy to read story. Monogamy has strong, complex characters, especially Annie, who can be aggravating and admirable at the same time.