Colo, an attractive young woman vacationing in Australia, must face the depths of fear and loss when a bad car accident leaves her virtually sightless and threatens to blind her completely. Devastated and unable to cope, Colo retreats from the world and friends. A chance meeting with Robert, a man blind from birth, opens a new door in Colo's life as he teaches her the skills she will need to survive. As her feelings for him awaken, she begins to listening to her heart and discovers a new way of "seeing." When Colo's husband arrives from overseas, she will ultimately make a decision that balances the secure life she knew with the frightening but liberating world she has just begun to discover.