'They say before you die you are haunted by the chances you missed, troubled by the risks you never took and tormented by not doing the things you really ought to have. However, lying there, I knew I only had one regret.'
Friendly, generous, courteous, quiet and thoughtful. All of these words would describe Christian Butterfield perfectly. A young boy from a broken, lower class home whose only wish is to be just like his idol - his grandfather. Enthralled by stories about the Great War, little did Christian know that his own life was about to change forever and he would soon have his own battles to fight.