The agony .. .
His beloved brother's tragic accident reeled renegade Neil Cantrelle in from exile, back to the Louisiana bayou and face-to-face with Laura Sebastian. From the moment he saw her, he coveted this woman his brother hoped to wed... .
The ecstasy ...
Working for the kindly Cantrelles had brought Laura great joy--but then plunged her toward the cruelest abyss. For, reluctantly promised to the family's crippled scion, she burned with desire for their prodigal son., . .
The undying love.. .
Sweet temptation proved too much. But once they tasted love's forbidden fruit, would they sow a piece of heaven on earth--or harvest only sorrow?