Desperate to escape her home in a poverty-stricken, 1883 Ireland, Kathleen Macavee sails to America to marry a man she knows nothing about. Kathleen is pleasantly surprised upon meeting the handsome Drew Bryant. But will that be enough to fall in love? Will Kathleen be prepared for her new life as a wife in a strange land?
When Elizabeth and her family leave to America to join her sister, life finally seems to be making a turn for the better. But their happiness is cut short when Elizabeth’s husband, Jon, is killed from a freak accident at work. Now a widowed mother of three children, Elizabeth must rely on the kindness of her sister and brother-in-law, and struggle with her own, guilt-stricken feelings, as she falls in love with another man.
Mark, the adopted son of Drew and Kathleen Bryant, finds himself at a crossroads when the truth about his biological family comes to surface. Will he leave the only family he has ever known to be reunited with his real parents?