With her marriage failing, Isabelle cannot ignore the opportunity life has given her: the opportunity to enter a new worlda world of sexual freedom. Quickly seduced and hypnotized by Patrick, a Nicaraguan man she meets online, she gradually begins to understand something about him is amiss. Silencing her own intuition, Isabelle falls into the arms of hope; a hope she keeps weaving into a new reality, putting her life and that of her daughter's a risk. In this romantic thriller, where sex is both used as a weapon and a cure, Isabelle exposes with great lucidity, the dangers of becoming entangled with a person whose character is poisoned by narcissistic and sociopathic traits. Set primarily in New England, this is the story of a woman's struggle to seek stability where none an be found. It is the story of a woman's desperate need to surrender and escape, whatever the price.