Temple, a hotel magnate, and Daisy, a woman shrimper on Galveston Island, meet when she saves his daughter Rebecca--when a pleasure boat explodes. Forgetting everything else except that Daisy represents safety, the little girl clings to her savior. Temple has been wracked with worry every since he ex-wife stole their little girl and wants to sweep Rebecca up and take her back to his world. He is forced to learn patience when Rebecca won't be parted from Daisy. Against a humming background of danger--was it a drug boat? Why did it explode?--the worlds of shrimping and hotels collide. Temple and Daisy learn to let go of stereotypes and get to know and love each other. Of course, they do. It's a Harlequin Superromance!
A child is rescused from the sea....A luxury yacht anchor nearby in a covc explodes there is only one survivor , a little girl,that Daisy pulls from the sea.THe child was kidnapped by her mother Temple's ex wife and dissappeared without a trace. Months later she showed up in a Galveston hospital with a woman called Daisy. The child had become attached to Daisy so Temple needs to consider keeping Daisy in her life also.