A young man spends time with his dying grandfather and listens to the story of the girl that got away.
Life is at a crossroads for Thomas Hill. The untimely death of his father has kept him distant from those around him. His girlfriend, Marie, solely hangs onto their relationship while Thomas hangs onto the past. When it seems like nothing could bring Thomas deeper into his depression, he learns that his grandfather, Peter, is dying. As he visits him during his last days, Peter tells Thomas one of the most important stories in his life; the girl that got away. This timeless tale that changed Peter’s life finds a place deep in Thomas’ heart as he learns to open up to a family that will always be there for him.