Hadley Leigh Bryan is twenty-one years old, on the run from her abusive father. When he tries to do something that a father should never do and invite his friends to join. Getting away she takes all the cash she stashed away in a place her father would never find. She tried so hard to love her father but when she was sixteen was the first time she received a hit cause her mother left them. Causing her father to blame her, hiding the bruises and depression and losing friends fast. All alone and running not knowing her life was about to get better. Jude "Reaper" Davidson is twenty-five years old. When he meets Hadley he knows she's the one for him but she freaks everytime a man is near her. Feeling protective over her he vows to get her to trust him. Trying to bring out the sassy self he sees in her and get the fearful look in her eyes.