They fulfilled a promise for tomorrow -- with a tender vow of love.
Maddie Sherwood, desperate for food and shelter, approaches a Texas brothel, now working she knows what she has to do to survive.
Charles Lawson, a widower with three children, wants more from Maddie than one night of pleasure. He wants to marry her...
Overnight Maddie went from a dire situation to a comfortable home filled with the warmth of family. But the truth behind their quick marriage was bittersweet -- for Charles Lawson knew he was dying, and he wanted more than anything to leave his children with the gift of love, with a kind and caring mother. In his race against time, Charles made the boldest decision of all...Maddie could build a new life -- and a loving home -- with his brother, Jesse.