Having been for many years mercenary East India Company, William Reynolds decides to make a change in life. Keep away from trouble. But before, it will recoup the money that his former boss, Charles Kemp owes. The latter prefer to see him dead than freed from his control. After managing to escape Charles who tried to kill him, Reynolds had to hide. Undertakes as vicar in a city and decide not to stand out. He falls for beautiful Charlotte Holloway. When his identity is exposed, Reynolds is forced to take refuge in an American colony and to hide his face under a mask. But it decided to return to regain his love of the woman he loves Charlotte.