At the height of the Blitz, Viola Craft must decide whether to follow her heart or her head.
Twenty five year old Viola Craft lives in London at height of the Blitz. She works at her mother’s clothes shop, making enough money to support her husband who works in the defense rescue crews.
He wants a child, but after years of trying they cannot conceive. Viola's husband puts the blame on her, making her think she is infertile.
One night, her husband violently attacks her, forcing Viola to decide whether her marriage is worth saving. During a bombing raid, she meets German born Kristoff Richter. He's a breath of fresh air, and a friend in a world where she has so few.
But when she falls pregnant with Kristoff's child, the true inner war begins.