Going to North Carolina Charlie was not planning to find the girl of his dreams. Taylor has had a hard life, but when she meets Charlie things start to turn around. As the summer goes on they both learn things that affect their relationship. At the end of the summer Charlie will be going to boot camp, while Taylor will go back and finish her senior year. While Charlie is gone Taylor hides a big secret from him. When Charlie returns home three years later, he also has a surprise for Taylor.