Gabby Sullivan is ready to marry her high school sweetheart, Brock Carter-Banks, in a winter wedding. Supporting him in his political ambitions means giving up the opportunity to attend the prestigious Boston University. While she longs to explore life outside their hometown in Eastern Washington, she’s willing to make the sacrifice to be with Brock.
As the day of the wedding draws closer, Gabby is distracted by Brock’s best friend, Ari. A friend since childhood, Ari suddenly raises doubts about their nuptials and encourages her to take the graduate school scholarship she’s been offered even if Brock isn’t willing to come with her.
Determined to have the wedding she and her mother always dreamed of, Gabby ignores Ari.
In a devastating turn of events, Brock betrays Gabby’s trust. Her heart shattered, she flees her hometown, intending to never come back.
Fate had other plans . . .
Five years later, her mother’s health has deteriorated. She asks Gabby to return home for one final family Christmas. With time running out for her mom, Gabby takes the next flight home.
In a small town, it’s not long before she crosses paths with Brock and Ari. When feelings for both men surface, Gabby is torn between the life she has and the one she’s always wanted.
With fate offering a second chance at true love, can Gabby forgive the man who broke her heart? Or will she choose his best friend, whose love made her dream come true?