Matt is a Border Patrol agent who is dedicated to his job and to defending the border of the United States of America. Cecilia, a woman trying to cross the border illegally from Mexico finds herself looking down the barrel of Matt’s gun when she is caught. There is something in Cecilia that makes him put his gun away and direct her to safety. After she recovers from her injuries Matt takes her in, the fall in love and are in the midst of preparing for their wedding when Matt’s boss finds out of the situation. He gives Matt an ultimatum: turn Cecilia over to border agents to return her to Mexico or lose his job and be arrested for the laws that he broke to get her into the country. Will love win out or will Matt decided to leave all that he knows behind for the woman who unknowingly changed his life?