Displaced for Their Husbands’ Jobs and Willing to Shine On Their Own

AMBASSADOR’S WIFEby Katie Crouch Namibia’s vast deserts, devoid of greenery and teeming with hostile wildlife, fill Amanda Evans with despair. She reluctantly allowed herself to leave a comfortable life and a lucrative job in California and drifted to Namibia, where she became, to her dismay, “a penultimate wife,” a term used to describe partners accompanying …