Guan Sijia (Fann Wong) is a brilliant lung tumour specialist.
Pretty and possessing a pleasant disposition, she naturally has
many suitors. But she remains dispassionate towards them, for
deep in her heart, she is unable to forget her
Tang Xinyang (Christopher Lee), who died in a traffic accident.
Before the accident, Xinyang had called Sijia from overseas to
say that he has just bought their engagement rings. Sijia had
gently berated him for spoiling the surprise. “I’m afraid I won’t
have the chance to tell you,” he had replied.
his death, Sijia has always appeared calm and composed, but inwardly,
she is crippled with agony and yearning. Besides looking after
Xinyang’s mother and his autistic younger brother Xinhai (Nick
Shen), she puts all her energy into her work.
Working together with Sijia in the hospital are Dr Li Xiaohu,
also affectionately called Dr Tiger (Tay Ping Hui), a charming
and optimistic person who gets along superbly with everyone in
the hospital. His mentor, Dr Liu Zhengyu (Huang Wenyong), is the
director of the Communicable Diseases Centre, whose wife Wang
Wei (Xiang Yun), is an epidemiologist.
turning point came when 2 female patients, May and Xiuming, who
have just returned from Hong Kong, are admitted to the hospital.
Unknown to everyone, the two carry the deadly SARS virus.
Sijia, Xiaohu and their colleagues, which include an internship
doctor Xiao Liao (Zhang Yaodong), nurses Xiaoyun (Le Yao), Michelle
(Felicia Chin), Daisy, Irene and Zhihao, thus begin their days
time spent with their family, and risking the danger of contracting
SARS, the brave medical heroes battle hardship and discrimination
from some members of the public. Although they are mentally and
physically worn-out, their fighting spirit is unfaltering.
Amidst this difficult time grows
love. Xiao Liao is secretly in love with Sijia, but the young
lad is too shy to express his feelings. On the other hand, Xiaoyun
is interested in him. She takes the initiative to show her concern
for him, but before her love has a chance to blossom, tragedy
Xiaohu and Sijia develop a strong friendship while on the frontline
of defence against the disease. After witnessing the fall of
many colleagues to the disease, Xiaohu realises the fragility
of life, and thus openly expresses his love for Sijia.
Although Sijia appreciates Xiaohu for his feelings and efforts
towards her, she is adamant about remaining loyal to the dead
Xinyang. But soon, just when she realises that she has subconsciously
fallen in love with Xiaohu, Sijia develops a high fever and
is diagnosed with SARS.
Will Sijia and Xiaohu have a happily-ever-after ending, or will
Xiaohu be subjected to the same devastation of losing a loved