It will be the wedding of the year. When Allison Curtis marries Boston's most eligible bachelor, the handsome, wealthy Cabot Wilder, She'll begin a life most women only dream about. The luckiest woman in the world. Allison should also be the happiest.
So maybe it's just prewedding jitters that make her jump at the chance to spend time with her friend Martha on the Maine coast. But why is she so drawn to Brent, the rugged lobsterman who keeps crossing her path on picturesque Harper's Island?
Troubled by doubts and secret desires, things get even more complicated when her fiance makes a surprize visit. And Allison finds her "I do" is getting harder and harder to say.