When small town Wyoming girl, Angie Mitchell, marries the divorced rancher, Jake Washburn, she has no idea what she's getting into. Visions of wedded bliss soon turn to harsh reality as Angie realizes she married a strong and silent stranger. Out on the isolated ranch, she attempts to solve her lonliness with the desire to have a child, a plan Jake, already a father of three, flatly refuses. Meanwhile, Sean Medina, Jakes young ranch hand, fights a growing attraction to Angie, as she struggles with her own undeniable feelings for him. When a trajedy turns everything on the ranch upside down, choices must be made that impact Angie's life in ways she could never have forseen.