It's been six months since Lolly Shinjukaze had left the Leaf Village. She has since then retreated back into her shell and despite anyone's efforts won't come out. On the horizon is as always the looming threat of Soren and his unknown plan. However when Lolly is sent back to the Leaf Village and sees Shikamaru again she doesn't know how to react. The question is, will she ever be with him while the threat of Soren is still around and will she be able to stop him when the time comes?