Emily Keating has lost her father on the dangerous journey from Virginia to Kentucky. Now she is determined to claim the land he left to her. Emily is 25 years old and is determined never to marry. The men in Kentucky refuse to give her the land until she has a husband. So in the meantime, Emily takes a job offered by an older woman needing a tutor for her motherless grandsome, Tad. Tad's father turns out to be an infuriating and handsome man who is determined to remain alone since his wife died in childbirth. Emily comes to love him, but he refuses to love her in return.
This report prepared by Rebecca Herman