She’s a single mom facing an empty nest. He’s a down-to-earth guy with a huge crush. Will her obsession with the past risk her future?
In between helping plan a wedding and holiday activities, Regi is anxiously awaiting the arrival of her fortieth birthday. Twenty years ago, she and her high school boyfriend made a youthful promise to meet on the island to celebrate their milestone birthdays together.
Despite not speaking for the last two decades, she awaits the reunion with her old flame. Nate, the local delivery man makes excuses to see Regi each day. She’s oblivious to his existence…until they undertake a project to help a mutual friend. Sparks fly as they spend more time with each other. She can’t deny her feelings for Nate, but she’s not ready to give up on the past.
As Regi’s contemplating her choices, she’s dealt a blow that brings her to her knees and compels her to face an old wound. In the pursuit of her adolescent promise, will she risk the only chance she’s encountered for true happiness and a home?
Note: This is a standalone story.