In spite of her father s threat, Sharon Pritchard decides to give up everything to follow her heart. However, her new life with Haydn Jenkins is anything but easy. Although he is handsome and charming, he never manages to hold down a job for very long and they soon find themselves sinking ever faster into poverty. The birth of their son should be a joyous occasion, but Sharon fears for him amongst the filth and despair of the slums of Cardiff, England. And when Haydn is involved in a robbery and badly injured, Sharon is faced with a devastating truth. Can her love for Haydn survive, and will she be able to provide a better future for herself and her son?