Thea Howard's life in Bath was not a happy one when Viscount Gareth Rhayadar met her. So he used every means necessary to secure her hand in marriage. But as he got to know his wife, he yearned for more than just polite friendship. He wanted to unlock the secrets of her heart, and protect her from his approaching enemies.
It wasn't long before Thea fell in love with her husband. But when they settled in Wales, she heard the whispers-that Gareth had a mistress. She wanted desperately to harden her heart against him, until evil threatened to destroy them both. Could the truth of their love defy all odds!