Philadelphia socialite Elizabeth Hargrove may be impetuous, pampered, and naive about the world, but she’s desperate to escape her controlling parents and the marriage they’re pushing her into. So when a plea for help arrives from a friend in Texas, Elizabeth and her best friend decide to run away. It turns out the perfect man to get her where she’s going is the same one who rescued her after one of those impetuous moments.
When Buck Jackson saves a feisty woman from drowning, he loses more than his money in the process. If he doesn't get back to his ranch soon, he could lose his land. He has no choice but to accept the job of escorting the spoiled socialite and her friend to Texas.
It isn’t hard for Buck to start falling for Elizabeth, even though a fine lady like her isn’t for a rough man like him. When Buck is in danger of losing everything, Elizabeth is willing to do whatever it takes to help, even if it means sacrificing her independence. But for the cowboy and the socialite, their sacrifices may not be enough. Sometimes it’s matter of trusting in love…