Rebecca Trenton has always been the obedient daughter of a businessman who will stop at nothing to acquire all that he seeks to gain for himself. And yet, she feels a calling to experience more of the world before settling down. She accompanies her father on a hunting trip to the Scottish Highlands, where she hopes to find adventure.
Adam McDougall loves his family, his home, and the solitude where he can put his intellect and creativity to use through building his inventions. He resents being pulled away from his work to lead the British hunting parties who take advantage of his beloved land.
Adam is incredulous when the delicate Englishwoman appears in his midst. However, the two find themselves inexplicably drawn to one another, despite the many factors that should keep them apart. Can they overcome external forces to find their destiny?