After escaping the confines of the convent, Meagan couldn't wait to begin living her life. On the brink of womanhood, Meagan yearned to taste life's pleasures one by one. She longed to experience the kind of heated passion only a young lover could bring to her bed, the sensuous caress she had only dreamed of, the stroke of a skilled, worldly male. So when her brother told her that their family agreed to an arranged marriage to the baron, Trevor Burke, Meagan was outraged! She swore she'd never plan nursemaid to some old man.