"You're in love with a memory!"
Ben's accusation made Kate shiver. If ever she'd had love for her husband, he'd killed it long before his fatal accident. And very nearly killed her image of herself as a woman.
There was no way, she thought, she was going to make herself vulnerable to this antagonistic, autocratic stranger.
She'd dreamed of love, often--the kind of love she could respond to. But it was neither in her memories nor in any liaison she could imagine with Ben Croft!