(Complete) When Tim Burke meets Julie at a party, she isn't impressed. When they see each other again, Julie decides to give him a chance. As Julie faces burdens and sorrow in her own life, Tim and his family provide the support and love she needs. Clare Burke is matched to a residency at Stanford, but nothing will stop her from returning to Maine after her five years are up. When she meets Michael, she refuses to consider him as anything other than a friend. Can Michael convince her to give him a chance? This is two stories told in two separate decades and is the prequel to Unexpected. Come fall in love with the Burke family again or for the first time.