Breaching the English class barrier isn’t easy, as Tristian discovers when he invites his new boyfriend to his illustrious father’s fiftieth birthday party, with disastrous consequences.
A working-class man with a troubled past receives a scholarship to one of England’s finest universities. He meets Tristian, the wealthy son of a prominent public figure and the result is a tempestuous romance culminating in a farcical weekend, and some embarrassing revelations. Readers are invited to guess what year the story is set. There are subtle clues in each chapter, and the answer will be revealed in the epilogue.