She Was a Rebellious Bride of Rare Beauty . . . Untamed Fury . . . . . . and the Pawn of an Arranged Marriage Trembling yet defiant, Gila faced her new husband – the bold matador with fire beneath his icy-blue gaze. Encircled in his arms, she knew the sweet fulfillment of her womanhood – but vowed this stranger would never conquer her heart. As the days passed, their desire surged. Yet her mysterious groom had a desperate mission: to rescue his beloved Mexico from bitter tyranny. And when Gila at last stopped fighting her proud husband, she faced the battle of her life . . . for his magnificent love!