It is based on true events. It is about a true 'love at first sight' romance. Jan and Steve are driving along and talking about their future after retirement when tragedy strikes. Jan starts to recall how they met and how they had to fight her father's dislike of her dating a soldier. The story flips from past to present and shows that true love does last a lifetime; even when confronted by heartbreaking tests. It also shows that, when tragedy happens, a family's faith and love can help them to move on.