Shot and left for dead, outlaw Frankie McNeill must keep her identity a secret from the kindly doctor and his young daughter. The longer she remains with the family the more she discovers her physical wounds are not the only scars in need of healing.
When Daniel Myers learns he is harboring a common thief, he plans on turning her in, collecting the reward money, and returning to life as usual. But Daniel is a man with his own secret past. He struggles to justify his beliefs and his own sense of forgiveness when faced with his growing attraction to the beautiful renegade.