Harriet Henderson & Thorvald (Val) Sands christen the island on which they are stranded somewhere in the Mediterranean, Henderson Sands. Harriet fears, dislikes the opposite sex. Nightmares haunt her anytime she comes close to becoming involved with a man. In love with her, Val tackles with gusto the task of creating a habitable dwelling for them. Strongly attracted to him, the nightmares return.
Can the wisdom of a small child overcome the obstacles keeping two opposites from finding the love meant to be for them both? Sunny, the socialite, and Jake, the rugged Texas Ranger, stumble towards the answer with little Teddy's help.