Victoria uses her own trust fund for payment, and hits a snag when the stock market doesn't do as well as she had hoped. Now she must confront Ruby and Jack and try to fix the mess she has created without losing the research she has already dedicated herself to. With her old partner snooping around and threatening her unless she shares her data, and now with Jack's complete distrust, she is fighting a losing battle. Squaring her shoulders she becomes even more resolved to save this little piece of land that holds the answers to her validation, and her heart.
Mary Stella fantastically combines genuine love for an animal most people can identify with, and love of two people drawn together with a mutual admiration for dolphins. A heat that threatens to consume whenever they are near each other proves to break down guarded walls, and leads to healing of body and minds. ALL KEYED UP reminds us that there is great healing in love for animals and humans alike.