She belonged to his brother, Dallas. Arriving on the Fort Worth train, Miss Amelia Carson, mail-order bride, stared up at the dark, scowling cowboy. He was Houston, Dallas' brother. Houston, horribly disfigured by a shell blast, sad and somber. Houston sent to escort this captivating southern beauty on a rugged three-week journey to his older brother's cattle ranch, remote in west Texas. Two wounded souls riding down dangerous trails, sleeping under the stars, and falling in love. But Amelia belonged to his brother.