Gabriel Montoya believed marriage was a sacred thing, something that should not be forced or rushed. Unfortunately, his father had already betrothed Gabriel to Louisa Almendrez, the daughter of his long-time friend and business partner. Gabriel didn't like her and swore he would never marry the hoydenish nuisance. Louisa Almendrez had a childhood crush on Gabriel Montoya, but after learning about what Gabriel really thought of her, all tender feelings for him were crushed, together with her heart. She promised herself that she would never have anything to do with the arrogant and selfish, spoiled brat. Fifteen years later, Louisa and Gabriel accidentally find themselves in each other’s arms and discover feelings they never thought existed between them, forcing them to challenge preconceived ideas about each other. As they learn to deal with their newly discovered emotions, Gabriel and Louisa must also find ways to overcome unexpected challenges, including a jealous sibling, and dark secrets from their past that could jeopardize not only their blossoming relationship but their very lives as well.