Brett - the stunning, brilliant attorney tested and tempted beyond reason when she falls in love with her husband's son.
Amory - the new supreme court justice who will put his heart on the line to keep his young wife and his life on the line to defend his beliefs.
Elliot - a political attache trapped by his contempt for one woman and his forbidden love for his father's new wife.
Harrison - a senator whose scandalous private life may cost him much more than his career.
Only by exposing the private sins and secret passions of this very public family can they fulfill a destiny that is theirs for the taking.