Two very different cultures meet and fall in love.
The meeting of two completely different cultures. A young vivacious female Filipino doctor meets a much older man from America and to both of their great surprise they fall deeply in love with each other. Both of them actually for the first time in their lives. But prior committments and unknown circumstance constantly keep them apart. Finally when the time is right and the opportunities do come for them to be together, problems always seems to arise as though some unknown force was keeping them apart. The ending of the book is quite a surprise.