While Forrest goes to college, quick witted Annet works at the Keizer Manor, the museum where the oils from 19th century master painter Alexander Keizer are exhibited.After a fight, the couple strolls through the dunes to make up. When dark clouds roll in, the beautiful sunny weather turns into a thunderstorm so violent that they get separated.The next morning, Forrest finds himself alone. So does Annet.Regaining consciousness in a monastery, Annet is convinced the nuns are playing a prank on her. It can't be the 1800's She's a pregnant Twenty-first Century woman and doesn't belong there. But how will she get back to her own time?
Thirty years ago, Ramcy Diek fell in love with the United States, and moved from the Netherlands to the Pacific Northwest where she now lives with her husband. They are both self-employed and work in the tourism industry, giving Ramcy ample opportunity in the winter to indulge in her favorite pastime: reading and writing.