Maria?s young life is shattered when she finds her boyfriend in the arms of another girl, and then catches her father amorously engaged with a secretary in his office. Devastated, Maria and her mother decide to move away. Beginning fresh in a new town, Maria?s life soon becomes tumultuous and emotional. She quickly meets Jake, a local boy, and a new friend named Conce. Passions develop between Jake and Maria, and for the first time in a long while she believes she has found happiness. Then Maria receives a strange visitor who will shape Maria, Jake and Conce?s lives forever. Four: The Beginning ignites a tale of young intrigue and love with countless surprises.