An American Teenager who thwarts an assassination attempt on the Prime Minister of Trinadad and Tobago becomes critical to the survival of the government, and the target of the opposition party.
Kevin Wells goes to visit his mother at Medical City Hospital in Dallas and has the good fortune of meeting Kiran Shah, the daughter of the Prime Minister of Trinadad and Tobago who is Dallas for medical treatment. Kiran and Kevin hit if off and hang out together while each's parent is in surgery.
Later that day when Kevin is going to see his mother he notices a suspicious man going into the Prime Minister's room. When he goes to investigate he interrupts and assassination attempt and ends up getting shot.
When Kevin wakes up after ten days in a coma, he has become a national hero and his life has changed forever. Although he is enjoying the notoriety and attention he is getting, he thinks a lot about Kiran and wishes he could see her again.
Several months later he gets his wish when he is summoned to Trinidad to identify and testify against the assassin and the Prime Minister promises him he can stay at his residence and be entertained by his two daughters.