It’s very different from Rayna’s love affair. As Joey goes out for his family, his only grandmother is Rayna’s feelings for women. When he learns of Rayna about Joey, he writes the words “he keeps wandering around.”
Kirke is both self-confident and defenseless as Joey. She dreams of trying to leave Rayna with her husband, but it’s practically enough to join the army to try to make a better life.
Knowing the relationship, Rayna pushed Joey into the army. Of course, as proposed by the movie title, the plan goes out of school. Someone’s heart has to break, because when Joey returns for Christmas, Rayna is begging him to stay. There was a change in your heart. But who is leaving behind?