Mercy Davenport, a twenty-two-year-old, bold and vivacious rebel, is up to her elbows in drama. Pending trial due to her involvement in her best friend’s murder, she’s trying to figure out how and why she always seems to make a mess of things. Perhaps she will follow in her father’s suicidal footsteps, relieving her mother of the heart-aching burden she had become. That is until she meets her rescuer; R&B sensation, Richmond “Tru” Mills.
Seemingly her ticket to a care-free, jet-setting, champagne-filled life, Mercy and Tru dizzy into a fast-paced romance that sets her body on fire and has him declaring her as his ultimate destiny. Although she’s still haunted by her friend’s demise, life looks to be blossoming for Mercy. Except, looming in her background is that pesky, possible prison sentence.
King Stroman is easy on the eyes and his genuine care makes for an easy confidant. As Tru’s childhood friend and business partner, he’s often delegated the task of ensuring Mercy’s comfort and convenience. With undeniable attraction and evolving trust, Mercy and King are desperate to remain platonic, however, as Tru gives in to his vices, leaving Mercy vulnerable to King’s magnetism, it’s only a matter of time before everyone lets their inhibitions loose and it all hits the fan.