Before returning from his most recent tour in the U.S. Army, Jonathan Doone had spent his whole life running from commitment and home. A surprise visit from a private investigator leaves Jonathan with a life changing letter in his hands. Now he's forced to make a decision that could potentially change everything he has ever believed in. Lizzie Kentis was a faithfully devoted sister and aunt until tragedy struck leaving her to fill the role of a single mother. But that could all change when a handsome soldier shows up staking a claim on things Lizzie's not ready to part with.While Jonathan and Lizzie try to find a middle ground and work things out, they start to have feelings that neither one is comfortable with. Although Jonathan has the ultimate say in where Lizzie's path will lead, could they possibly make it all work or be at odds forever?