Annabelle, has never truly experienced love, ever since the death of her mother. She has limited those who she gave her love. At the moment it solely consists of her brother Nicholas, and her father, but as Lieutenant Nathaniel Brooks enters her life she has a sudden urge to trust him with her heart. As Annabelle tries tog figure out the true meaning of life, and love, she not only discovers herself, but also the person she used to be. Can Lieutenant Brooks saved Annabelle's bleeding heart, and she patch his or will he be exactly what she was trying to protect herself from?