The Inheritance Author:Antoinette Wrighton An orphan since the age of five, 18 year old IIiani has led a sheltered life at Lourds Keep, under the guardianship of her father's old friend Edouard, IIiani sees her future in her marriage to his son. but on her wedding day she is interrupted by an uninvited guest Alaex the Destroyer, a fearsome warrior who brings the news that she is already ... more »married in a secret cereemony arranged by her father. Alaex felt it his duty to honor the marriage arranged by his former menotr but his is ill prepared for the passion she stirs.« less
An orphan since the age of five IIiani has led a sheltered life at Lourds Keep under the guardianship of her fathers old friend Edouard. But on her wedding day to Edouard's son, a warrior arrives saying she is already married to him in a secret ceremony arranged by her father many years ago. Alaex felt it his duty to honor the mariage arranged but he is ill prepared for the passion she stires. An he begins to hope that perhaps she can cast light into the shadodws of his treacherous past.