Doc decides that he had to deal with the grief of his wife's death, and takes on a journey of discovery -- cultural and personal -- to help decrease his pain. Throughout the story the reader learns how this soul had not been aware of his most important lifetime achievement: His effect on his former patients, which unfolds in the last part of the novella. The work is divided in a two-part narrative, the first being the effort of Doc to come to terms with his wife's death. This he does through traveling -- escaping -- to places as Nepal, Hong Kong, Los Angeles, Belo Horizonte and the Bocas del Toro area in Panama. The second part confronts the reader with Doc's living legacy through his patients, Though the story may be painful, if it also full of hope.This is the second ebook of the "Doc Series."