A Time of Terror, a Time of Death! Atrocities were committed that made one's blood run cold. Men, women and children were massacred because they had been born into the aristocracy.
'Thus France was a death trap for the beautiful Catherine and her grandmother, the Comtesse de Saulnay. Still, tucked away in their lavish chateau on the coast, they felt a measure of safety. If only they had paid more heed to the growing unrest of the peasants . . . and the entreaties of the dashing Scotsman who feared for their lives.