A girls only protector has left her to face the world alone with an alcohol problem. With a bottle of alcohol in one hand and fist of pure luck in the other she meets Gavin Friday, an outgoing 18 year old boy of Dublin, Ireland. In 1978 they form a strong friendship but as soon as she sees his friend she goes head over heels for him. For fear of being rejected she stays away from him but does he have the same feelings? Ten years later he is gone and become one of the most talented and recognized people of the 80s. She is left alone. Will she go back to be an alcoholic or will she follow the man she loves until she finds him?