From the back cover:
Sister Diana Colletti's dream has always been to serve her church in Kenya. Now her time has come, she has her chance to achieve that dream, by qualifying as a nurse practioner.
For her training, she has been assigned to Dr. Victoria Lassiter (Torrie), a dedicated, gifted physician-teacher who will act as her preceptor.
Into this situation comes only one problem: Diana and Torrie fall deeply in love
The cost of their love seem impossibly high. Diana must give up her vocation. All her dreams of Kenya. Perhaps even her family. For Catholic nun Diana has been her parents' pride and joy, especially since Diana's brother chose not to seek the priesthood.
Torrie also has a great deal to lose. Her parents cannot countenance her relationship with Diana. And Torrie has one other difficulty, so enormous that it will become the overriding challenge to a love so powerful they both believe it will last...Forever