Daniel Aragon knew touble when he saw it, and harmony Russell was more than he could handle. The auburn-haired beauty was a temptation from the moment he spotted her on the San Francisco pier...a temptation, and a torment. For her uncle was one of the land commissioners, here to review the Aragon family's land grant, and Daniel could not afford to riskall he had for a few flirtatious nights. But Harmony was not about to let business come between her and the handsome stranger who'd stolen her heart with one dark glance. Casting aside propriety and pride, she set out to seduce the hot-blooded Californio...and was instantly seared by the passions her loving touch unleashed. Soon she was caught in a trap of her own making, enslaved to the desires that swept her into the heat of his embrace!