When Sandy's new boyfriend mutters the phrase that scars her soul - “I Love You”, it sends shock waves through her life. Their fledgling six weeks together was fun, but she certainly didn't want love. Hearing that word reopens painful memories of relationships that left her emotionally scarred and her life and dreams in tatters. Needing time, she retreats to her cliff side hideaway to ponder her feelings and his revelation.
When Steven suddenly turns up at the door, she gives him one choice – leave but he won’t and insists on staying to fight his corner, fearing she is about to tell him the relationship is over
Over the next twenty-four hours, he painstakingly peels back the layers of her life. Both share their experiences, good and bad as they talk about growing up together, their early teenage years and he floors her with long held secrets that ripped families in two.
Baring her soul, she explains the heartbreak of her emotional withdrawal. The events that shaped her life and hopes he'll understand why she will not travel that road again.
However, he won’t give up that easily. Can he convince her life is for living and with him?