Elaine Spencer is a young woman about to take roots with her long time boyfriend. A chance meeting with a handsome Navy Seal shatters her plans and opens her heart to a new and exciting kind of love. She finds out quickly that dating a man in his position comes with unexpected consequences. With the love and support of her small family, she is confident that their love can survive the constant threat of danger. After making it through a heart-renching tragedy, Lawrence is shipped out and again her love is tested.