Robbie’s had enough of the wanderlust controlling his heart. Amelia slammed him from her life four years before and he hasn’t looked back. Ranch-handing around the state, he calloused his heart against emotions and returns to the Lonely River Ranch a hardened man. Discovering Amelia with a boy he knew nothing about, Robbie refuses to believe what Slate tells him. But Amelia’s pull is stronger than his bitterness and rejection.
His recent decisions have placed his brother and Amelia in danger. Can Robbie’s gambling experience help him work out a plan to save everyone? Or will he lose everything just as he discovers how much he really has?
Robbie is upset with Slate and Amelia because he was not informed of the birth of hi son. He has returned home because he owes a gangster lots of money and wants to get it from Slate. Slate doesn't have any money because Robbie hasn't been around to help with the running of their dude ranch. The gangster and his gang come to town and put everyone in jeopardy.