Anne Latimer knew it was time for her to attend court as the queen's lady in waiting. Never short of suitors, Anne had yet to meet a man who could win her love. And when she became betrothed, she soon felt that she made the wrong decision. But the man she was waiting for was not Jack Hamilton with his brusque speech and icy manner! Despite their growing attraction, Anne knew she couldn't accept a man who buried his heart. Though while waiting out stormy weather together, it was clear that this was a love worth fighting for.