Varsity coach Mitch Holden thinks he's seen everything until Scotswoman Emma McGregor steps out of her car, in a bridal dress and veil, and asks him where she can find a job. Mitch is stunned but directs her somewhere to stay... and finds himself unable to keep from checking up on her.
Emma McGregor has had the worst day of her life. Finding out her groom didn't really want to marry her was a devastating blow, but Mitch and the town of Marietta reach out to her in a way she couldn't have imagined. Nowhere seems to do Christmas like Marietta does.
But Mitch has secrets of his own. Everyone knows about the injury that tragically ended his promising football career, but there's more to the story... Will the magic of Marietta sprinkle some Christmas dust on their broken hearts and help them find their happy ever after?
A magical Christmas story.
After Emma McGregor calls off her wedding, she gets in her car and just drives. With no destination in mind, she ends up in the Christmas wonderland of Marietta Montana.
Mitch Holden, is intrigued by the woman in the wedding dress when he first meets her. He's never met a runaway bride before; specially one so beautiful. Since that day, he can't get her out of his mind.
Emma plans to stay in Marietta for only a few weeks, until she can decide what to do about her future. Mitch takes full advantage of the time he has with Emma. Showing her around town and introducing her to people brings them closer together. Emma never expected to fall for someone so fast, but is it enough to keep her in Marietta? And, what about her secret, will it scare off Mitch? As it turns out, Mitch has a secret of his own.
Marietta seems to be a special place for everyone who lives and visits there. It has its way of bringing people together and Emma and Mitch are no different. This was a wonderful happily ever after.