An heiress posing as a hired companion, Linda wanted a taste of what real life was like, but she got more than she bargained for when she accompanied her wealthy employer to the Greek island of Corfu.
Suffering from a heart condition, elderly Mrs. Bates was loved by all who knew her, so who was behind the recurring accidents that threatened her life?
Smooth talking and handsome, Donald took an inordinate interest in his aunt's companion, yet his romantic attentions rang false to Linda.
Impetuous and hot tempered, Peter wanted to make Linda his wife, yet she couldn't forget that as Mrs. Bates' heir he stood to gain the most if she came to an untimely end. Balancing duty with desire, Linda walked a tightrope between harsh reality and dangerous illusion.