Nicole might be starting college in the fall, but she still wasn’t ready to date. Who could blame her when her mother moved through men like a fresh bar of soap? With her mother babbling about marriage only six months after her last divorce, Nicole needed out. On a weekend visit to his new downtown Loft, Nicole went to the only man who always put her first. Making a pack not to date right away, Nicole finds a friend, the promise of a deeper intimate relationship, and a whole lot more.