Ariana MacLeod is busy getting her Nebraska ranch ready for sale when a stranger's truck hits her prized Angus. Hoping to avoid a lawsuit, Braxton Ambrose insists on repaying her in work around the property. Although Ariana has grown to believe her mother's warnings about the MacLeod women's bad luck with men, handsome Brax's presence feels very welcome, especially when her ranch is mysteriously vandalized.
Brax's freewheeling life has left no room for settling down. But on beautiful Ariana's ranch he feels at home for the very first time. Discovering that someone is sabotaging her property is the perfect reason to stay a little longer, and their mutual attraction explodes into a sizzling affair. But when tragedy strikes the ranch and Ariana blames him, will Brax be able to convince her he'll be by her side today, tomorrow and forever after?