"I think...I think I was so in love with the idea of saving myself that I didn't realize I was letting myself drown " "And now?" "And now you're my lifeboat" It was only meant to be a favour. Only for a few weeks. Yet when Stryker Odelo finds himself a Daddy for a scarred little boy, he finds the darkness that swamped his life cracking and splits of light shining through. High functioning alcoholic at best, Meeting the needs of the little proved more challenging than he first anticipated. Broken and distrustful, Getting through to Jamie Sinclair was a hard feat. Both damaged from the past, hurt and cautious, Can they learn to let go and learn how to love again? Or is it life's greatest joy to direct a tragedy?