A Moment in Time Author:Bertrice Small Enter an enchanted age of pride and passion, where desire flows untamed--and love's adversary is fierce and strange... — Young Wynne of Gwernach has no dreams of marriage. Innocent and pure of heart, she believes that love is an illusion. Instead, she devotes herself to managing the great family estate nestled in the raw beauty of Wales, vowing t... more »o protect it and her younger brother until he comes of age to inherit.
And then Madoc of Powys enters into her life, claiming his betrothal to Wynne when she was a babe. Madoc is both feared and worshipped throughout the land, for his family's power is said to stem from Merlin himself. Yet it is a very human desire he evokes in Wynne....His warm gaze makes her flesh burn with unaccustomed fire. Still, she remains firm in her belief that she can never marry, can never be owned.
But Madoc of Powys is a Celt in his heart and soul. He knows Wynne's reluctance to wed is the legacy of another life. In time she will know everything - a thing he both hopes for and desperately fears. For Wynne and Madoc have been lovers in another time, another place. But what unfinished destiny lies between them?
"Breathtaking... Bertrice Samll sweeps you away to 11th-century Wales in this tale of an enchanted love." --Romantic Times« less
I read this book years ago and just had to purchase it again. It is a story of undying love and magic. The imagery and the endless possibilities that this book represents will keep you turning the pages. Sorry folks, this one will stay on my bookshelf! If you have the opportunity to read this story, I highly recommend doing so.