Basil grew up with a hippy mom who is crazy but loves her unconditionally. When she decides to venture out on her own she finds herself in an apartment that's run down, but she's happy. Working in a strip club for the first time she is nervous but once she gets the hang of things they start to work out for her. Her love of art is what drives her. When Van shows up at the club she finds that she is drawn to him but he is not who she thinks. Van is dangerous to say the least he won't let anyone get close to him as long as he finds out who set up him. When he lays' eyes on Basil something changes him but sometimes not in a good way. He feels very attracted and protected of her. But at what cost will his feelings be shared. He will protect her at all costs even if it's to break her heart. How can he save himself and her when tragedy strikes?