-"The best way to get over one disastrous affair is to become involved in anew one". -Beth Palmer's worldly-wise mother advised her. But Beth wasn'ttoo sure whether she wanted to see more of the attractive Marcus Cravenafter their first chance meeting in Verona. Not that Marcus gave her muchoption: his pursuit of Beth was single minded to say the least. Butsomething held her back from confiding in Marcus. Why did she have a strangefeeling that he knew more about her past than he intended to reveal? CouldBeth trust him? And dared she fall in love again?