A confused and troubled teen, Paul, lives with his unemployed mother and abusive stepfather. A quiet and tormented child has it rough at school, currently doing matric. Paul loves to read romantic novels and poetry. He became so fond that he also wrote poetry, his strongest topic that he wrote about the most was love. One day, he met this attractive girl and they eventually had a relationship. This girl he was dating was his first love. Her father did not approve of this "thing" they called love, therefore the father and his family moved somewhere else. Does love or fate win in the end? An anticipated romance novel filled with burdens love brings.