Through pure chance, Rose met Sybren Werdmer ter Sane, one of the most eminent surgeons in Holland. Their accidental encounter led to a job for Rose, nursing Sybren's godson. She loved everything about her new life - including Sybren!
But surely such an important man wouldn't have time to take an interest in her. Yet what Rose didn't realise was that she had the gift of love, and it touched everyone around her - even hard-hearted surgeons.