Waking up in the hospital after a terrible car crash, Lila has a long road of recovery ahead of her. More than just her body, she must recover her heart after an altering declaration by Nathan. With all that happened between them she must choose to forgive him and take him back, or sever all ties. Nathan has a hard road ahead of him to earn back her trust, and trusting him will open her up to the possibility of being hurt again. A possibility Lila doesn't think she can survive.
Delilah Palmer has always maintained control of her life and outward personality, blocking the truth that's just below the surface. Using a façade meant to be normal and hide the scars of her childhood, she's made a good life for herself. Becoming a successful lawyer, she is finally free from the tortured past that haunts her daily - until he comes along and breaks open the cracks.
"Give me more..."
He wanted her to leave him, but, in the end, he was forced to do it. Separating himself from Lila puts Nathan in a level of hell he never knew existed. The journey is a spiraling descent where the beast inside is released and havoc reigns in the arena of self-destruction. But what is he to do? It was for the best, after all.