Elise and Greg butt heads at her parents' dinner parties. She discovers someone smart and deep behind his cool façade. Jaded by experience and business-minded, he finds she touches him at his core like nobody else has.
A strong attraction grows between them and leads to an unexpected night together two days before his wedding.
Lori's threat of revenge tears them apart, revealing doubts and insecurities they have within themselves. They remain apart as they make choices about relationships, career, and abortion.
Older and wiser, they reunite two years later. Greg is in for a surprise. Not too long after, their lives are thrown again into disarray when Elise becomes the victim of a hit-and-run. Is this Lori's revenge or the result of a career-related threat?
This modern-day pastiche of Jane Austen and Elizabeth Gaskell novels is an engaging romp into deep powerful love, with a good dose of realism and a twist of mystery,