It is 1862. A massive Union army is invading the verdant peninsula of Virginia to take Richmond and end the Civil War. In the rumble of the conflict, a young woman's wounded lover stands in harm's way. To rescue him, she must risk everything she holds dear and cross enemy lines. The fate of her young family hangs in the balance, as does that of the entire nation. The risk she takes turns out to test her heart beyond anything she could have imagined.