Dawn Carmichael found Max Brown busy having sex on her couch one night, which began their fiery relationship. The next time they met he laughed at her. The time after that, she slammed a door in his face. When her sister invites him to become a roomie in their rented flat, Dawn doesn't know what to think. As much as she wanted to hate the man, she just couldn't, his charm persuaded her every time. What's a girl to do when she's attracted to her new roommate? Dawn chose ignorance, anger and blame to avoid that darn charisma of his. Every time his eyes lock with hers, she knows he sees straight through her. The last straw came the day he managed to get her fired from her job. As furious as she was, he manages to switch things around. That's the day Dawn finds out more truth than she's ready to believe. Things that always seemed slightly askew show a clearer path. Dawn's left to wonder whether she can live with the annoying charisma of Max Brown, or if it will be the end of her.