An earthquake collapses a parking garage. A woman is trapped, a support pillar pressing down on her SUV. Fire captain Joe Ripani won't risk his men–the rescue is too dangerous. He'll go in alone…Lisa Malloy's ex-boyfriend Joe Ripani saves her from certain death. But a few months ago he was running scared…when Lisa wanted a deeper relationship. The sex was great, but settle down? Not Joe. So when Lisa discovers she's pregnant, Joe's proposal takes her by complete surprise. Lisa says yes–knowing Joe's commitment is to the baby. But Lisa hopes that given time Joe will feel the same about their marriage…and their love.