She can heal the wounded, but can she heal a wounded heart? Alexander Roy has come to the small town of Evergreen, Wyoming to give the area its first bank. Though he is kind and quiet, he carries a great pain within him. His one desire is to find a peaceful, uneventful life in the small community, and it looks like he is going to get exactly what he wants. Until Martha Schmitt arrives. Originally from Germany, Martha finds herself tricked into making the journey to America. When she arrives and finds that things are not as they seem, she flees to Evergreen where she is taken in by the mayor of the town. As Martha learns to settle down in her new home, she continues to cross paths with the mysterious, stoic Alexander. When an unexpected threat comes to Evergreen and threatens to steal Martha away, the couple’s bond is tested in a way it has never been before. Will the newfound love be strong enough to save Martha and to pull Alexander out of his past? Or will this threat ultimately tear their love asunder?