After defying her husband during the war, Virginia plantation wife Iris Dunleavy is deemed insane and taken to Sanibel Asylum to receive treatments for her unruliness. There she meets another “broken” soul - Confederate soldier Ambrose Weller - and falls in love with him.
"Didn't like as well as I thought I would"
Joseph and his cousin, Thomas, are struggling to survive in the Confederate Army. But even as they face the horrors of war, they have a secret that could free them: they're sisters Josephine and Libby. Libby's husband, Arden, joined the army not long after their wedding and died in the Battle of Antietam. Libby finds his body on the unimaginably bloody field, Josephine already - suspiciously - at his side.