Amish man Ephraim has fallen in love with English girl, Liz. However, Ephraim's mother has other ideas and sets about for him to marry Ruth, a good Amish girl.
Liz is heartbroken and fears that not even returning to the Amish will be enough to win Ephraim's mother's approval. Ephraim decides to go against his controlling mother's wishes, but has he left things too late?
Even if he is successful in his bid to win Liz, will his secret be enough to lose her forever?