Emily Jordan has a secret. She's in love with her best friend, Jason McKinney. Unfortunately; he is not in love with her. Or is he? Maybe he just doesn't know that he is in love yet. Although they have been friends since kindergarten, Jason and Emily seem to have developed a platonic relationship, where they rely on one another to fill their emotional needs, but have gravitated towards others for romantic interest. One day Emily finally decides to risk it all! She needs Jason, and she stakes their friendship on his willingness to come to grips with his inner feelings and declare his love for her. Will he be able to do it?
Behind his stoic facade beats the heart of a passionate lover, but first he must embrace the feelings within him and take Emily as his true love. Emily gets up her nerve and challenges him at last to answer true love's call. As she reveals her intimate secret to him, he loses his nerve and bolts. But a chance meeting reunites them when Jason most needs her and as he sees the truth at last he embraces Emily in the ardor that he has waited a lifetime to unleash.