The adventurous and charismatic Robin Cavendish has his whole life ahead when polio causes paralysis. Against all medical advice, his wife Diana takes him out of the hospital. The persistence, ingenuity and determination of both will allow them to overcome the disease and their attitude will be, for all and for all, an example of courage and desire to live.
Robin Cavendish (Andrew Garfield) is a carefree young man who falls madly in love with Diana (Foy). Even with the suspicions of her family about their future they decide to get married and leave on a splendid trip to Africa.