Riley has made arrangements for a mail order bride since he needs someone to help care for his deceased sister’s children. Lucinda has spent her life in an orphanage and she has been sent west to join a convent. She doesn’t wish to be a nun but she doesn’t realise that she is marrying Riley until the ceremony is concluded. It turns out the woman he was expecting had decided to stop off in an earlier town and have some fun before she arrived. What is going to happen when Riley discovers he hasn’t married the woman he was expecting?