Once, John Stone had everything a man could ever want: wealth, position and a woman who loved him. That was before the Civil War. Now he’s lost his fortune and his fiancée has disappeared. With only his Colt, a picture of Marie and a mission – leaving him to roam the West until he finds the woman he loves. John Stone came to Dumont in search of his love. Instead, he found himself caught in the middle of a bloody war of revenge when Hank Dawon’s son was found dead. Stone falls under suspicion – and he’s about to find out what he will do to survive.