An earthquake in Charleston in the year 1886 brings life to a tragic point as buildings crumble on their inhabitants. Prior to the events Olivia, who had left a abusive fiancee, and was courting Drew was living a pleasant life. As the earthquake happens, her home is devastated. As she wakes from unconsciousness days later, she has lost a year of memories, including those of Drew.
As a result of her injuries, she still regards her former fiancee as the man in her life. He finds this as an opportunity to again find his way back into her life. Drew patiently waits as he hopes her memories of him will come back. But her former fiancee looks to push for a quick marriage.
This book is suspenseful and keeps your attention as you quickly turn the pages to see what is going to happen!