A lot can happen in ten days ... For domestic worker Violet Banks, the party dragged on. When guests had enough to drink to blame their actions on the alcohol, the women began touching Violet's hair, her skin, even her uniform, as they overtly called out all the things that made her different.Their husbands covertly tried to touch her while whispering all the things they hoped made them alike. Not all of them behaved this way, some were even silently sympathetic; averting their eyes and shaking their heads. But this time it was too much, and Violet knew what she did next would change the course of her life forever. For Their Convenience, Book 1 Bridge to Freedom Serie.