1940 war torn France. Hitler is beginning his march across Europe and everyone is under suspicion of being a traitor. Claire Baudin is an American student studying in France who is stranded when her French family is arrested for conspiracy. Escaping the authorities, Claire runs south to the free zone, but is forced to take shelter in a small town where she meets Captain Michael Reiner of the Third Reich. Only Michael isn’t who he claims to be. A British language expert turned spy, Michael is immediately taken with Claire, but she wants nothing to do with him or his jackboots. Struggling to keep their identities safe, they break all boundaries and do the unthinkable. Fall in love.