Charlie Lowe, a young widow in Stoneford, England, was accidentally transported back to 1825, where she fell in love with Shaun Deeley, a groom employed at Stoneford Manor. They are only back in the present for seemingly a breath before a piece of wartime shrapnel sends them tumbling back through time to 1940, the height of the Blitz. There, they discover pieces of Charlie|s past that counter everything she thought she knew about herself. Charlie and Shaun have decisions to make|do they interfere in time|s progress to save a man? Do they put their own future at risk by doing nothing? And how much time do these two lovers have left?