A gripping story about the beautiful love of a young couple during the late1960's who are faced with the Vietnam War, tragedy and deceit. Will their love truly live forever or will it be destroyed by the unforeseen challenges they will face? Filled with twists and turns that will have your heart aching and your emotions soaring, you will shed tears of joy and tears of sadness at this bittersweet story about one of the greatest loves you will ever know.
Maisy West is a young, beautiful woman who comes from a prestigious white
family from Weston, Massachusetts and is attending Dartmouth College
in Hanover, New Hampshire.
Francisco Martinez is a young handsome Cuban man who has recently been
granted citizenship in the United States and is working for a construction
company in a nearby town.
The two are instantly drawn to each other when
they meet at the beginning of the summer of 1967. Before long,
they become lost in a deep, passionate love, forgetting the world
around them…..a world that is not accepting of interracial relationships.
Jonathan West, a highly respected surgeon, from Massachusetts General
Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, has been obsessed with his daughter,
Maisy, ever since his wife’s untimely death seven years earlier.
Over bearing and extremely prejudiced, he is enraged when he learns his
precious daughter is seeing a Latino man and even worse, is deeply
in love with him.
Can Jonathan put his prejudice aside and accept his daughter’s relationship
or will his fury lead him to take unthinkable measures?