All her life, Celina has been controlled by her mother, Minda. Tired of her mother's controlling ways, Celina defies her mother by rejecting her rich boyfriend's marriage proposal and his offer to take her abroad. Her life as a college professor is also turned around when she meets engineering scholar Carlo. At first, she instantly dislikes Carlo, but what happens when Celina gets to know him better? Would she ever consider falling in love with her student?