Joe Summersby was shy of his twenty fifth birthday and was a deputy sheriff for the small town he had grown up in. After growing up watching the love his parents shared, he knew that was what he wanted. However, to find the perfect girl was almost impossible. That is until the beautiful new grocery store owner stole his heart.
Tracy Richards had just turned twenty three and had come to the small town to take over her uncle's store. All her life she was considered bad luck and after losing the love of her life she had sworn off any and all relationships. However, the sexy deputy who first greeted her when she arrived had her rethinking that theory.
Joe is determined to win her over and goes out of his way to prove he is the man for her. Just when he catches her, tragedy strikes and she pulls away. Now he must work double time to not only protect her but prove that he loves her. Can this small down deputy win the heart of his lady love? Can Tracy let go of the pain and embrace a future with Joe?