When her husband dies during their trip out West, a 19th-century pioneer woman (Katherine Heigl) agrees to a temporary marriage of convenience with a kind widower (Dale Midkiff), who offers her a place for the winter if she'll act as a teacher to his daughter (Skye McCole Bartusiak). The unexpected bonds that form lead Heigl to wonder if she'll really leave come the spring. Poignant made-for-TV drama also stars Corbin Bernsen, Theresa Russell. 88 min. Standard and Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital Surround; Subtitles: English, Spanish.