1987 - 1993. Drama Series. Afrikaans. A talented new writer is awarded the sought-after Basson prize for his debut novel, Die Enkeling. He fails to appear at the awards ceremony - in fact, he seems to have disappeared. An intrigued magazine journalist, Carina Human, decides to investigate and soon she starts unravelling the story of Jacques Rynhard's life. She discovers a tragic story in which a young boy is accused of shooting his father, sent to reform school, rejected by his mother and betrayed by the people he loved the most. It's not long before Jacques becomes more than a story to Carina. But will her efforts to clear his name bring her face to face with the man she's come to love? Other characters was Jacques childhood friend Jan-Paul, his sweetheart Lena, his cold-hearted mother Liebet, and confidante Shivas, his rich and self-centered fiancée Alicia and his enemy since his days in reform school, the vengeful Gavin Greeff.