❝Give me the waters of Lethe that numb the heart, if they exist, I will still not have the power to forget you❞ Life in exile is hard, but especially so when you're the daughter of Lord Eddard Stark. Relying on others was never the Stark way, but it certainly isn't the way of Alessia Stark. She would rather live off the land than off others, but that certainly isn't an option in the Free Cities. That's why she agreed to live in the manse of a Pentos nobleman. What happens when she falls in love with a man who guarantees that she can't ever return home? Is love worth never seeing her family again?