Max has never had a student quite like Taylor. Hes been teaching for a long time and knows potential on the rare occasions he sees it. However, Taylors personal life has convinced many people in their small town shes not worth the effort. Max sees things differently, though. As he struggles to reach the girl, though, he makes an error in judgment that changes everything, and Taylor disappears.Five years later, Taylor returns, and Max sees it as an attempt to make amends for the past. However, Taylor doesnt seem to remember what happened, and as a relationship forms between the unlikely pair, Max worries that telling her the truth will cause irreparable damage to both of them. How much does Taylor actually know? And how much is Max willing to deny the past for the sake of an illusory present?