Dr. Ronnie Maxwell is a loner and a nomad,unfettered by the bonds of family and property that her peers use to advertise their social status. She likes it that way. Then one fateful day, she is witness to a devastating accident that suddenly thrusts her into an unaccustomed role. Ronnie finds herself reaching out to a troubled teenage girl who reminds her all too much of herself. It is the beginning of a journey of discovery she had not intended to make. Along the way, her emotional barriers are breached, opening up old wounds and new possibilities. Sometimes the things you try the hardest to forget are the things that allow you to heal.