Although the widowed Lady Rebecca has sworn off marriage, men are another matter. Londons cold winter nights have her dreaming of warmer pursuits-like finding a lover to satisfy her hungry heart. Someone handsome, discreet, and most importantly as uninterested in marriage as she is. Someone like Jack Fulton.
A known adventurer and playboy, Jack seems like the perfect choice. Theres just one problem: Jack isnt interested in an affair. He needs the beautiful, mysterious Lady Rebecca to be his wife. And he doesnt have much time to persuade her. A secret from Jacks past is about to surface, and by Christmas Day hell be either married to Rebecca or dead.