Jennifer Jones is a prim and proper spinster nearing the end of a long life as the schoolteacher in a small New England town. She is on what might
be her deathbed, awaiting news of whether or not an operation can save her life. The picture is one long flashback, showing how she has
influenced all the people in the village. One of her students, Stack, is now a brilliant young doctor who can save her life with a new procedure. When she falls ill, the town takes it upon itself to see what can be done for this wonderful woman who has changed all their lives. Connors is a tough
guy who could have gone the way of crime but instead chose to be a police officer beca...