Convicted for a crime he did not commit
Miguel and Luísa, in love since their teens, are planning to get married and fulfill their lifelong dream. But, everything turns for the worst during a vacation in South Africa when Luisa's father is murdered. Wrongly accused, Miguel is sent to jail.
When he returns to the Algarve after completing his sentence, Miguel finds Luísa married to his best friend and mother of Catarina. He discovers the child is his daughter and decides to stay in Portugal to fight for the girl, determined to make up for the ten years they missed out and become a father to her.