At twenty-three, Cassandra Sawyers is the youngest and only female partner in an established accountancy firm. She loves her work and does it well. Her practical, no-nonsense nature is perfect for her chosen career.Walking home from work one day, she stops to admire her dream garden as she has done every day of her working life. Just by chance she meets the gardener, Reid Johnson. In a series of chance meetings their mutual love of gardens brings them together. His zest for life rubs off onto Cass and she finds her orderly routine turned upside down. She even develops a genuine love of spontaneity.They begin seeing more of each other and when Cass is invited to her brother’s wedding it seems only natural to ask Reid to accompany her. Seeing another of her brother’s married, Cass begins to wonder where her relationship with Reid is headed.