When her boyfriend, Raul, first proposed to her, Alannah was shocked at the cruelty of his words. She was head over heels in love with him, but she knew that as a proud Spanish marquis, all he really wanted was a virgin bride to give birth to his heirs. Alannah left him?but who could have guessed that two years later, they would have a reason to meet again? This time, Alannah is the one with something important to share. But Raul has only grown more attractive in the time they've been apart. How will Alannah handle facing her lost lover once again?