Lovely Nicole, brought up on the bayou by a brutish father and a terrified mother, knew nothing but hardship. After her mother's death she ran away to her cousin, Quinton Dupree. They fell in love and planned to marry.
But in the heat of an argument, Nicole's vicious father killed Dupree. Nicole fled, only to be hurt in an accident and lose her memory. Her father told her she was the murderess. And since she remmebered nothing she could not deny it.
Then Nicole met Alex Chandler. In his arms she found the passion every woman yearns for. But until she could remember her past, how could she hope for her future?