Rosamund first met Simon on a battlefield! And, though she fought for her honor, she couldn't deny one mad moment of longing to give in to his passion. Now Rosamund and her brother are orphaned. Their father's death fighting on the Lancastrian side means their manor could be seized by the victorious Yorkists, and Simon is the enemy knight appointed to act as their guardian! The passionate bond between them grows with every meeting - but can new-found love survive old loyalties and betrayals?