The local confederate doctor, David LaCroix was a member of the Confederacy in Union-occupied New Orleans. The only doctor that still makes house calls, he takes his Hippocratic Oath very seriously. But when a Union soldier with an injury comes to his home, he can’t turn him away — not only because of his Oath, but because he’s just the man he’s been looking for.
Dan Gold has gone as far as his money can take him: Kansas City. He plans to make a new life for himself, away from his family. Instead he meets a farmer, known as a loner and a Rain-maker. This man helps Dan to realize what he’s really meant to be.