The distressed traveler Charlotte Cameron encounters on a rainy Scottish night is absolutely the worst man she could have invited into her carriage! It is Phillip Maddox, the reprehensible Duke of Colster, who brought the full weight of the tons fury down upon hersimply because Charlotte encouraged her sister not to wed the powerful peer. And now the seductive devil responsible for her social ruin is sitting close enough to kiss .
. . Phillips distaste for the meddlesome beauty matches Charlottesthough, under alternate circumstances, he might have enjoyed sampling the sensuous charms of the tempting young chit.
There is grave danger, however, on the journey they now must reluctantly shareand a nemesis who means them both mortal harm. But can a passion that inconveniently ignites in the face of disaster erase a painful past . .
. and lead two sworn enemies to a most unanticipated destination the bedchamber?