Nothing could have been further from Fenella's mind than romance when Major Rex Ransome appeared at her door and requested lodging. Her father's notorious lifestyle kept most passersby from stopping at Four Gables, but Fenella was so busy running the household that she barely noticed the absence of male callers.
Suddenly, she was swept off her feet by a breathtaking romance with handsome Rex, and to her delight he proposed. But a fateful turn of events sent her soaring hopes for a new life plummeting.
So when another marriage proposal came her way, Fenella's preplexity deepened. An offer of security or an offer of love . . . which should she accept?