Theresa just wants a quiet night alone. She sits at the bar, prepared to enjoy her drink and people watch. Then she meets Alex. His enticing green eyes, broad smile, and muscled body draw her in, but his intelligence and honesty leaves her begging for more. After a night in a hotel room, Theresa's convinced that's all they'll ever share. Until he makes an effort to keep up with her, even after he's returned to his duties in Iraq. They spend the next few weeks communicating with each other and feelings begin to grow. Theresa, however, has a secret, but she's waiting until Alex comes back into town to reveal it. The only problem is, he doesn't show. Bitter, Theresa vows to never fall that easily again, until Alex slips back into her life in the most unexpected of places. Can they rekindle an old spark? Or will one night be all they ever share?