A elderly lady tells the story of how she met her husband in the first world war. At the age of 17, Helen knows that she doesn't want to be like the other women. She doesn't want to stay at home, raise her children and look after the house. Helen believes it's her destiny to fight along side the men in the army. This story follows Helen's journey, finding her husband at her young age. The question is, once she starts training with him, will he let her join the army?