Setting off with just a small bag and a walking stick, Matt Hopwood determined to walk many hundreds of miles across the length and bredth of the country. He relied entirely on the generosity of strangers for shelter and asked peopl to share their transforming stories of love. They did, and these deeply enthralling stories are collected here. From tales of romance which span decades, to fleeting moments of connection, care and concern these stories concern love, loss, paternal connections and love of a place. An captivating, moving read for all.