Between his friends and the family business, Arnaud's summer looks set to be a peaceful one. Peaceful until he runs into Madeleine that is, a concrete block of tensed muscles and doomsday prophecies who is as beautiful as she is brusque. He expects nothing; she prepares for the worst. Given that she hasn't asked him for anything, just how far will he go along with her? This is a love story. Or a story of survival. Or both.