This book is about a young girl who comes from a different world in outer space with her parents to find her one true love. Afterwards, Seyai explains the truth and Zevran, though shocked, accepts it. This is a search that every alien has to go through with approval from their Goddess and ruler, Osuarua. After going from state to state and suffering serious heartbreaks, Seyai has lost hope in finding her love. Not to mention, the stress of living in a foreign planet has gotten to her parents, especially her mother. So when she first walks into her biology class, she never expected to feel the intense spark form between her and her teacher, Zevran Michaels. They are instantly drawn to each other. A series of events keep happening that keep pulling them together like magnets.
Back on her home planet however there is another alien who is deeply in love with Seyai and will do anything to get her and starts making it impossible from them to be together and with the situation on earth with Zevran's marriage and everybody noticing the attraction and love progressing between Seyai and Zevran it makes being with each other difficult for the two but Seyai only has a certain amount of time on earth left and Zevran needs to make a choice between walking away from Seyai forever or loving someone who is from a completely different world.