She loved running her life the way she--and she alone--saw fit. Leigh-Anne Dancer enjoyed the independence of owning her own flower shop in her native Alabama. But her neat, ordered world was shattered when she saw someone jump from a train and found herself forced to help the injured man to a hospital. Well-educated, handsome Anthony Laramore was a down-on-his-luck wanderer with no place to call home. Reluctantly, Leigh-Anne took in the mysterious, dark-haired "hobo!' She knew Anthony would stay only long enough to repay his hospital bills--and then move on. But who was he? What was he hiding from? And worse, why had she fallen in love with a stranger on the run?