Was The Invitation a book?

An irresistibly entertaining and atmospheric novel set in some of the world’s most glamorous locales, The Invitation is a sultry love story about the ways in which the secrets of the past stay with us — no matter how much we try to escape them.

What is The Invitation by Vi Keeland about?

The story follows Stella and Hudson, two people who meet at a wedding. After Stella’s former roommate treats her poorly, she decides to accept an invitation to a swanky wedding in her place.

Can you sit with pain mine or your own?

I want to know if you have touched the centre of your own sorrow, if you have been opened by life’s betrayals or have become shrivelled and closed from fear of further pain. I want to know if you can sit with pain, mine or your own, without moving to hide it, or fade it, or fix it.

How a Rothschild and a wedding crasher fell in love?

Nicky met James at the 2011 Rome wedding of Formula One heiress Petra Ecclestone to businessman James Stunt. Nicky said it was love at first sight and that the setting — in 15th-century Odescalchi Castle, by an Italian lake — could not have been more romantic. ‘It goes back to tradition,’ she has said.

Can you sit with pain poem?

I want to know if you have touched the centre of your own sorrow, if you have been opened by life’s betrayals or have become shrivelled and closed from fear of further pain. I want to know if you can sit with pain, mine or your own, without moving to hide it, or fade it, or fix it.

What does it mean to be faithless and therefore trustworthy?

If you can be faithless. and therefore trustworthy. You lose the faith of someone else “to be true to yourself”. You become faithless, because you’ve lost the faith someone had in you and “bear the accusation of betrayal”, in order that you might “not betray your own soul”
therefore you are trustworthy.

Can you be with joy mine or your own?

I want to know if you can be with joy, mine or your own
if you can dance with wildness and let the ecstasy fill you to the tips of your fingers and toes without cautioning us to be careful, be realistic, remember the limitations of being human.