Lord Pilgrim, a Irish Lord fall in love for lady Lylian Bellamy, the second and young wife of the powerfull old Sir Dungarriff.
Lady Lylian get pregnant and the two lovers are catched by the
very catholic Sir Dungarriff and his two brutal sons, Padraig and martin. The Dungarriff family decide to punish the unfaithful wife by sending her in a exausting expiatory march towards the Santiago de Compostela northern city of Spain.
Escaping the arrest, Lord Pilgrim kill in duel the old Lord and start a long and dangerous chase to save his loving Lylian...