Teresa loves to kayak on Georgian bay it makes her feel independent from her parents back on shore. Her blue kayak is an extension of her legs Teresa rides the choppy waves with her life jacket and whistle.
As Teresa approaches Cousin Island and navigates through the submerged rocks she notices the clouds beginning to move in. Which means a storms coming as she is distracted a crazy windsurfer comes out of no where and just misses Teresa's kayak.
As it starts to rain.The windsurfer tumbles into the bay when he regains his balance he introduces himself as Jamie. Drenched and cold from the storm Teresa manages to pull herself and Jamie back to shore.
Back on land they meet up with Teresa's parents who helps Jamie off his boat. When Jamie realizes Teresa is not getting out of her kayak he is confused. Before Teresa can explain her parents comes back with her wheelchair and towels.
Teresa is upset about Jamie finding out she is confined to a wheelchair. Teresa feels judged because when she first became paralyzed her friends stopped coming around.
Jamie does not mind that Teresa has a wheelchair and invites her to a campfire with him and his friends. Once Teresa agrees to be Jamie's date to the campfire he tells her to bring marshmallows.