Gunnery Sergeant Sam Hoch travels to the Pac Norwest upon receiving word his mentor and the closest thing to a father he's had, has taken a turn for the worse and is in the hospital. Once there he meets a woman who is unlike any he's ever met before. A former Marine herself, she opens up her home to him so he can be near his family. Roxi Mammon isn't positive it's smart to allow Sam to stay with her. She's heard tales of him from her best friend, his sister, and now having met him she is even more impressed by the man he has turned into. Passion grows between them and soon she finds herself falling for the Recon Marine.