Dr. Bonnie Gaize's childhood had been so bad, she felt no obligation to go back home to Kurrara, to nurse her uncle Henry, but Dr. Web Halford's contempt caught her on the raw. She would miss a wonderful holiday, but if she could ease life for two old men she might achieve a small miracle. And Christmas was the perfect time for miracles, wasn't it?
Even Webb showed his true caring nature, bringing them a Christmas tree, and organising help in the home when he needed to call upon her medical skills -- but according to uncle Henry this marvellous man was married, and had a five-year-old son called Sam.