Culley Rutherford is doing the best he can to raise his young daughter on his own. One night while at a medical conf. in NY City, Culley runs into his old friend Addy Taylor. After a passionate night together, they go their separate ways, so Culley is suprised to see Addy back in Harper's Mill. Culley is willing to explore the attraction between them, but Addy is back in town to help her mother run their family orchard-thats all. Slowly Culley and his daughter Madeline, try to break down Addy's defenses, hoping to show her that coming home for good is the best move she can make.