As a white girl growing up in South Africa Robin lives a life of privilege until that life no longer exists. Robin forms a deep attachment to Beauty an African woman who becomes part friend, part mother, part protector in Robin’s new life. In Beauty’s free time she searches for her missing daughter and Robin slowly becomes involved in her search. Throughout their journey the women form a deep and lasting bond that transcends the legal limits of their time. A heartfelt and wonderful story of love and friendship and family.