"LOVE IS ABOUT SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST. SOME MEN FALL, BUT SURVIVORS LIKE ME DON'T."
Jack Stockwell's thoughts on love
Mercenary Jack Stockwell's secret mission was twofold: 1) Find out if the Stockwells had swindled Beth Johnson's ancestors out of their fortune, and 2) Get out with his heart intact. The strong, earthy widow and her two children stirred the dark shadows of his souland left traces of hope. But Jack had to resist her sweet temptationand shackle himself to caution. For Beth would soon discover that her lover was actually her worst enemya Stockwell. At the shock of this revelation, would she seek the ultimate revenge or let love settle the score?