Santina Hernandez's parents could not have children, so they adopted a four year old girl named Daryl. A year later Santina was born. She lived a happy life until Daryl was murdered when she was 11, and Santina was 6. It was an unsolved case, and Santina went on to live a regular normal boring life. Until one day at school, Santina meets Jules, and their feelings for each other grow. But Jules has a secret, and Santina must make several hard decisions. Queen bee or best friend? Science or Italian? Play it safe or get some answers? Get in the car or take the bus? Remember or forget? Ice cream or coffee?