Though taken in by the Braemoor clan as a child, Neil Forbes had no hipe of land or title for himself. Two true heris stood before him. But when the older heir died and the younger was believd killed, Neil was named the Marquis of Braemoor.
Wne Janet Leslie ws a young lass, her heart beat for eth black sheep of the Braemoor clan, but Neil was deemed unworthy of her love. An arranged marriage did nothing to stem her hunger for his touch. So when Janet was accused of mudering her husband, she fled to the safety of Neil's arms.
A battle between duty and passion ensued. The powerful forces arrayed against Janet could bring Neil's hopes for Braemoor crashing to the ground. But could a man turn traitor to desire - and turn away the one woman he had yearned his whole life to possess?