The story of Peter and Linda Willows' romance blossomed within the eighteenth century in a town in Kentucky. A business opportunity led Peter, overseas to France leaving his pregnant wife to manage their farm until his return. During Peter's visit, he quickly became friends with his french speaking guide when they got into a bit of trouble. Meanwhile at home, Linda, is longing for the return of her husband while preparing for the arrival of their first child. Tragedy strikes and Linda's twin sister arrives from England to pick up the pieces. Upon Peter's return he is stricken with grief which leads him to an empowering love that he never would have expected.