In almost every society conceived by man, there are those who are willing to kill and maim in order to seize power over all. In ancient Ireland, one man seeks to unite the tribes. One man opposes him and seeks to foment revolution.
Ayella, daughter of the Ard-Righ (High King)and Captain of his guard, seeks to help her father secure the peace. In the process of stopping a revolution, she falls in love with the only man who can help her do it, Conor, the Righ of Connacht.