Theirs was an age of pride and passion.
The year is 1098. As innocent as she is lovely, Judith of Ravenstow becomes the bride of roguish, handsome Guyon, Lord of Ledworth, in a union arranged to protect their lands from the clutches of Judith's ruthless uncle.
It is far from a match made in heaven. Judith cannot forget her father's brutality toward her mother and is terrified of marriage. Handsome and sophisticated, Guy finds himself wed to a mere child.
But as the furor of the Welsh border wars casts their lives to the winds of destiny, Judith surrenders to her deepest desire--and Guy owes his life to the courageous and willful young woman he has wed ....