Suppose you are drowning in the flood. You get a trunk of a tree on which lots of thorns are swathed. Holding the trunk is the only option to save your life. Would you hold the trunk, swathed with thorns, to save your life? Now, you are out of the flood. That trunk saved your life. Will you forget that trunk in your future just because of the thorns? Will you remember that trunk for your life-time because your life got saved by the trunk? You will get all these answers in this novel, "THE EMOTIONS." Aadarsh doesn't have his blood relation sister. He was yearning for the sister relation from the time when he started his life. Suddenly a girl Richika came in her life. Aadarsh signs her as his own sister. He sacrificed a lot just to gain sister's love from her. After 4 years, two more girls, Saumya and Aparna came in his life. Aadarsh signs these two girls also as his sister. Even Aadarsh loves Saumya and Aparna more than Richika. So, what happened in the past 4 years that forced Aadarsh to go with other girl to attain sister's love?