Scarlett and Braxton had been glued to each other's side since the day Scarlett was born. They were constantly making promises to each other and their last one was most important. With Braxton leaving for the army, they promised to each other to always write to each other, let the other know they were okay. That promise was broken the moment Braxton stopped writing. With Scarlett heartbroken at the thought that Braxton was possibly dead, she left town, leaving for Denver where she could forget the memories of the man she was in love with. When Braxton is discovered at one of the enemies bases and returned home, Scarlett rushes home to discover that the man she once called her best friend had turned into something else.