Alaya's family returns to the land for two months the same time every year. She's eighteen now and where she's from that makes her an adult which means it's time for her to start working. On her search for a job Alaya gets more than she bargains for when a handsome stranger offers her a position. When things get hot, she has to back down in fear of revealing her secret. After all, how can she expect a human to love a mermaid?