A true story of two ambitious Michigan business owners whose paths cross again after twelve years of separation, this time due to chance, hardship and tragedy. Paul has an innocent enough plan to go to China and Hong Kong in search of antiques, which then evolves into a wonderful romance. But suddenly a 9/11 lockdown in China stops him and his Chinese bride from coming back to America. Meanwhile, a tremendous fire burns down Bondo's building, leaving his business in ashes and left for dead. Upon investigation, a parked General Motors car and subsequent ignition switch national recall bring anxiety and court activity. About this time an illness arrives and with this raising their daughters gets very complicated. Immigration issues, more lawyers and others come from all directions. Some are needed, some not so much. This is a story that needs to be told!