Our story opens in 1934. Tonio is the oldest son of his family of 9 children. It falls on him to protect his siblings. One day on the way to school the new lawman and his daughter pass in their beautiful new Ford. Tonio has never seen such a car or such a girl. She is an only child. Her father keeps a close eye. But is it more than fatherly concern? There is mystery surrounding Sobe and her father–a notorious background and tragedy. Tonio hatches a plan to save her. But the plan suffers from impetuous youth and even Tonio’s pride can’t save him. Love for Sobe Bell comes deep.