Petra Hossa

She and Bobby were high school sweethearts, but only briefly.  She discovered she was pregnant soon after he left YK, but told him she didn't want him involved - the two of them had already broken up, and fiercely independent Petra resolved to raise the child on her own.  She's married now, to a rig-worker who's away for months at a time, while Petra and her father, Doc Hossa, run a fishing lodge two hours' flying time from Yellowknife.  As far as Petra is concerned, Bobby Martin is the distant past.  Except, of course, there's a child...

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