Lani is young and vibrant and all she wants is to not make some of the same mistakes from her past. After entering and exiting a toxic relationship with Josh, Lani vows to never date a hustler again. Until she meets Naim at her family reunion. Adding more fuel to the fire Lani meets her cousin Tika; who she has more in common with than expected. Unknowing of his past there’s an instant attraction between the two that is intriguing to one and frightening to the other. But there is one issue. Josh will stop at nothing to make sure Lani doesn’t move on. If he can’t have her then no one will. Lani is faced with a decision. Walk away and never look back or dip into the temptation with no regards to her “family ties.”
Trying to hold on to a bond that should have been broken years ago has put A’riah in a more troubled situation. After being kidnapped by Ryheim, A’riah found herself hating Ryheim more than she ever did but in order to survive the terror she was surrounded in she had to force phoney feelings that she didnt want to. As a soon to be mother, her main concern was making sure her unborn arrived into the world safely. Knowing that lying to Ryheim was the worst thing to do, A’riah does what she has to do. It’s obvious that one wrong move could end two lives, both her and her son’s, so A’riah has no choice but to accept help from the last person she thought would become her ally.