Life for Kay Williams revolves around her job at a well-known Chicago interior decorating firm. But her world turns upside-down with the death of her mother. Kay learns the identity of her real father, Hans Falkenberg, from three special items that her mother had saved. When the shock of it starts to settle within her, she becomes torn between loneliness and the harsh truth. Kay decides to take a leave of absence from her job and travels to Koge, Denmark. There she embraces family members she never knew existed, and discovers the passion of a love that was meant to be.