Injured by gunfire, Croy happens upon a cabin where he meets Lorelei. Alone in the world with a war raging outside her cabin walls, she nurses him back to health, but not before he comes to her rescue. He convinces her to return home with him and after reluctantly agreeing, feelings begin to grow. However, those feelings are shelved when a former love interest enters the picture. Confused about his intentions and eager to return home, Lorelei decides to leave. Her leaving hits him hard. No woman has ever perplexed or intrigued him more and he eventually pursues her in an effort to win her heart for good.