Rhea wants to escape. All she wants is to leave her father and her run down little house. She doesn't think anyone can give her that escape but maybe she's wrong. What will happen when she does the unthinkable and takes a chance on love? Could the mysterious class bad boy, Jordan, really be what she needs, could he be her saving grace? Could she be his? ___________________________________________________________ Rhea Sommes has never had it easy; a mother who died before Rhea was even in high school, a father who can't get himself together, and no one to turn to. All she wants is to get through her senior year of high school in one piece, her only hope for the future is to leave her crumby small town of Sunset, New Mexico behind and never look back. When classmates Jordan and Dominic starts to show interest, will her plans all go out the window? Jordan Mars wishes he could disregard his family, old money snobs who buy their way to the top and out of trouble. He would rather defend the little guy and fight for what he believes in, no matter how much money his daddy throws his way. When he gets up the courage to approach Rhea, and possibly help her in a tough situation, he'll have to come to terms with who he is and what he does to her. Will he be able to protect her, or will he only cause her more pain? All characters, locations, and events within this story are fictional. This story contains graphic content. Reader discretion is advised. This story contains harsh language, scenes containing suicide, self harm, violence, sexual actions & sexual violence, alcoholism, & abuse (physical & verbal). The author does not condone any of the actions or behavior portrayed in this novel.