Bernard suffers a tumultuous year with an abrupt divorce and unexpected job layoff. Facing mid-life, he travels to Switzerland to ski and put the pieces of his life back together. During his extended sojourn, he meets a Swiss couple and their daughter who challenge him to cross borders he had never anticipated. On the slopes of Grindelwald, Bernard makes peace with his identity while discovering unsettling information about his ex-wife. He is recruited by the Swiss to become a spy and embraces a new kind of family for his future. This tender and carnal love story, set in the beautiful Jungfrau region of the Alps, challenges traditional gender categories and invites readers to transcend their own assumptions. The story weaves together intrigue, betrayal, and heartbreak with love, desire, and passion all the while asking who we are and why we love who we love.