Bridal shop alterations expert, Kit Baxter, lives a nightmare when forced to tailor her grandmother’s wedding gown for her traitorous cousin who’s marrying the ex-boyfriend that dumped her.
A thunderstorm sets the stage for a crazy scheme when a fallen tree demolishes car and she’s rescued by next door neighbor, Hop Monaco, the town’s fire captain, leaving her owing the old guy a favor.
Shane Dugan, the new recruit at the fire department which requires he reside in town, needs temporary housing while awaiting availability of his new apartment.
Kit rebuffs Hop’s outlandish idea, but when the pressure of the wedding festivities looms Kit reluctantly agrees to rent Shane her spare room if he’ll play the part of her boyfriend.
But, what starts out as two strangers with a bargain, evolves into something more, and for the first time since her world turned upside down, Kit’s starting to think maybe.