What happens after the excitement of the wedding day? Nancy had high hopes of a bright future. Due to circumstances beyond her control she was not able to study medicine, so she put her heart into nursing. Yet when she married, her husband demanded she become ‘just a housewife’. Over the years, he became bored with her and his verbal abuse increased. As dripping water wears a stone, Nancy’s Christian values, perseverance and hope for change are sorely tested by her husband’s behaviour. During a trip across Canada she began to compare her marriage with other marriages, and started to wonder: how much is enough?