Joel’s college football career is earning him more than a degree in sports medicine, a winning season, and recruiters from the NFL. He’s captured the attention of a prima ballerina.
Winnie’s majoring in performing arts and specializing in modern ballet. After a minor knee injury sends her to the training room, a serendipitous moment lands Winnie in the arms of the handsome defensive cornerback.
He falls for the elegant dancer not realizing she is teetering on the edge of anorexia.
A whirlwind romance filled with family holidays, baggy sweaters, and a trip to the Rose Bowl hides what should have been obvious to Joel. His promise to love and cherish through sickness and health is tried and tested when he realizes the extent of Winnie’s illness.
Will death do us part come sooner than expected? Or can the healing power of his love save her?