England, late 19th century. Changes are affecting the country, both on a cultural and an economic point of view. A young woman struggles to find her path and gain her independence.
Claire is an upper class young woman. She is very active as concers charity and she helps the poorest neighbourhoods of London. She bumps into Alexander Wilson, a charming and mysterious millionaire, whom she falls in love with. They get married, but on their honeymoon Claire meets Samuel Mac Gregor, a young man who changes her life.
She falls for him and they move to Nova Scotia, where they make friends with the Mi’Kmaws and the Nipniku’s.
Sam is a mysterious young man, whose past hides many secrets. They move to Prince Edward Island, a small island that had been named by the Mi’kmaw as “Rocked by the waves”.
Suspense, history and breath-taking views. Claire’s life with Sam is full of surprises. And most of them have to do with Sam’s past… but, who’s Sam?