Four very different women. One awfully charming man. And the dark secret that binds them all ... Journalist Grace wants the inside story on Paddy de Courcy´s engagement and thinks Lola holds the key to it. Grace knew Paddy a long time ago. But why can´t she forget him? Grace´s sister, Marnie, might have the answer but she also has issues with the past. Her loving husband and beautiful daughters are wonderful, but they can´t take away memories of her first love: a certain Paddy de Courcy. What will it take for Marnie to be able to move on? Alicia Thornton is Paddy´s wife-to-be. Determined to be the perfect wife, Alicia would do anything for her fiancé. But does she know the real Paddy? Lola has every reason to be shocked by the news that charismatic politician Paddy de Courcy is getting married-because although she´s his girlfriend, she definitely isn´t the bride-to-be. Heartbroken, Lola flees the city for a cottage by the sea. But will Lola´s retreat prove as idyllic as she hopes?