When Janet Cobley's ex-husband misses yet another alimony payment, leaving her worried about how to pay her bills, her friend suggests that she takes in a lodger.
Worried about who she would get, with the fact she has a young son, she signs up to the local university's housing for students programme. Guaranteed payments, in advance and the choice of who she houses and Janet seems set to relieve her financial burden.
Eighteen year old Matthew Waterson, leaving home for the first time, is relieved to find a family to stay with, as his cooking skills are non-existent. At least this way, he will eat.
As they meet at the bus station, an instant attraction forms between the two, an attraction that they know should not be taken further. As they battle against their own morals regarding age differences, their sexual urges and needs of the pair may just win out.
WARNING:- This book is meant for a mature and adult audience only as it features sexual scenes between adults.