Rose, a tough 14 year old girl living in the apocalypse but she ain't alone. She has Merle Dixon, ever since they met each other 3 or 4 months after Merle got out of Atlanta they've been inseparable. He loved her like his own daughter and that's what she became. But there was a whole different story before Merle, a story of hurt and pain that Merle never knew about. What happens when Merle leaves her? What happens when she falls in love? What happens when her depression hits hard? Will she learn to let love in? Or will she shut everyone out like in her past? But Maybe She'll survive?