When Franny MacClain left Latitude, Alabama, she thought'she had the world in her hands. Now twenty-five years later, failed marriage behind her, she has come home. She doesn't know whether she is here to hide or to heal. All she knows is that she needs to figure out who she is now and what to do with the rest of her life. How could a future that had once seemed so bright turn out so wrong?
Deputy Tru Jeffcoat almost doesn't recognize the woman, but it doesn't take long for him to see the high school sweetheart he'd loved and lost. As time passes and he watches her begin to bloom again, he sees the old Franny. Can he convince her that she is still as worthy as she was then, that they belong together now,and she is finally the Franny she was always meant to be?