Major Samantha Davies is a warrior. After being raised in a foster home she has made the Marine Corps her life. As a helicopter pilot, she has excelled under the demands of her career. Always a fierce competitor she now faces her toughest challenge, living with a disability that threatens her career and dealing with survivor’s guilt that threatens her emotional stability.
Lieutenant Commander Kristine Matthews is a highly skilled, combat experienced Navy Surgeon, well accustomed to handling the ravages of war. When a volunteer is needed to go on a rescue mission, she doesn’t hesitate.
One afternoon their paths will cross, and their lives will change forever.
Suddenly stripped of their independence, and needing to rely on others, will they heal enough to live again and find happiness? Or will their shared experience destroy them?
Terri Greene is a professional photographer who travels the world but calls the small town of Bryson City, NC home. She has made a nice life for herself and kept her painful past deeply buried. She has a reputation for being friendly but elusive. She hammered her heart shut years ago and has long since given up hope for a loving relationship.
Sheila McDevitt a new arrival to town has opened a veterinary practice and is determined to succeed in this close knit community. Viewed as an outsider she struggles to grow her practice. Unfinished business from her past causes difficulties with her current plans.
When these two women’s lives intersect the changes are unforeseeable. As trust grows and inner demons are tamed, can they see past their own busy professional lives and find success in the part of life that matters most.
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