At thirty years old, retired corpsman, Gideon Moss just wants a quiet, peaceful life. He has it all figured out—win a couple of fights, make money, get the hell out of New York. Then he meets eighteen-year-old high school student, Elis Kirby who promises anything but to be quiet and peaceful. Gideon and Elis are an impossible match. Together—that way lies trouble. How do you leave when you're falling in love though?