Will Seymour is a Confederate sharpshooter who remains steadfast in his devotion to protect his home, but has found his humanity among the casualties of war. After becoming separated from his unit during battle, Will discovers Evaline, an escaped slave, while trying to locate his unit. Will’s initially unsympathetic demeanor changes drastically as the pair faces death from forces on both sides of the conflict.
Alone in the Virginia wilderness, the pair forms an unlikely bond as they struggle to survive. Will feels driven to help Evaline escape the war zone by crossing the Rappahannock River. The Confederate is determined to protect the young woman who becomes like a daughter to him. His commitment is put to the ultimate test when he is forced to match wits and skill against a lethal renegade sharpshooter.
Will’s mind is consumed by two burning uncertainties:
Can he protect the precious life now entrusted to his care? Will he ever see his beloved home again?
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