Seventeen year old Ty'esha's Bernard is beautiful, intelligent and ambitious. Tired of her crazy mother and her mother's abusive boyfriend, she longs to live on her own where she is free to do what she wants. Sly is a young, notorious hustler whose looks and street charm immediately attract Ty'esha. He becomes her ghetto knight in shining armor one day when he gives her the one thing she's been longing for: her freedom. But did Ty'esha jump from one evil to the next?