Max Johnson is faced with the biggest decision of his life. He has to decide whether to take a new job in a neighboring state or maintain the status quo. The only problem is he doesn't know if his current relationship is worth continuing with the new job. Max doesn't know how serious the relationship is and whether the next step of marriage is the right course. Faced with this new job and questions about his love life, he goes on a week-long visit to his mother's. Upon arriving at his childhood home, Max stumbles across a box of letters while cleaning. Curious, he reads them and talks to his mother about their origins. Through her help and the letters, Max discovers what love is all about and whether he has truly found the person to share his life with.