Deep in the jungles of Mindanao, Cassandra Wellsley sought refuge--from the false values of her glamour-girl existence, from friends who could not understand, from herself. And in the routine of her life in the mission compound, she was content--until the demands of an American logging company threatened the peace of her slice of Eden. More disturbing still was the brooding presence of Adam Ralston, the company field manager, who was nursing his own secret pain. Could he see beyond Cassandra's phenomenal beauty and learn to love the woman within? Or did such a man exist?