J. T. Reynolds returns from the war a broken man with one goal on his mind, protect his deceased brother's baby. When he meets the baby's guardian, Jessica Reid, he conceals his identity in order to judge if she's a competent caregiver. He finds peace and contentment in her arms and longs to build a loving family with her.
Jessica has been lied to by most of the men in her life and finds it difficult to form a lasting relationship. With sole guardianship of her nephew, she struggles to find a trustworthy babysitter until a handsome man moves into the neighborhood. Learning to trust again, Jessica finds strength and love in Tyler's strong arms. Jessica is devastated when she learns Tyler has deceived her. Is her love resilient enough to forgive him?