Two children from Sierra Leone, Liberty and Ashai, are brought together by chance, only to be forced apart by the most inevitable and tragic fate. Ashley & JaQuavis bring us this classic love story set against modern lifes most horrifying realities. Liberty is dying of a fatal heart condition, though she desperately wants to survive until her twentyfifth birthday, when her sister has promised to visit her. Ashai blames himself for not protecting Liberty, but all Liberty asks is for Ashai to tell her a story, to help her remember what brought them to this point. He knows that this is the last story he will ever telland the last she will ever hear.
As Liberty lies dying, Ashai walks her through their past, reliving their illfated journeys through the streets. Their story will take them from an arranged marriage, through Mexicos drug cartel, child brothels, and hustling in Detroit, to escaping the highpowered heads of LAs underworld. But ultimately, this is a story of love and redemption that will leave you breathless from the unpredictable and mindblowing ending.