Katrina Alegre (Jean Garcia) is the best friend of Alma Bautista (Eula Valdez). Katrina was Frederico Gonzales's (Richard Gomez) first love but, Frederico's mother Dona Concepcion Gonzales (Celia Rodriguez) forced Frederico to marry Lisa Cortez (Ina Raymundo). While married to Lisa, Frederico fathers two daughters from his wife and from Katrina. Frederico gives Katrina a bracelet which was found one day in the same room where Lisa was found dead.
Katrina is imprisoned although she claims her innocence. Her daughter, Erika Alegre Reyes (Sunshine Dizon) is adopted by Mando Reyes (Ian de Leon). Alma marries Frederico. Warren Bautista (Alfred Vargas), Alma's son, lives at the same house where the Gonzales live. There, Warren and Nicole (Iza Calzado)'s attachment grows.