The Duke of Radcliffe’s young wife met a tragic early death, providing fodder for the local gossip-mongersâ€¦who intimated foul play must have been at hand.
Though that was long ago, scandal seemed to follow the dark and enigmatic Kent Deverall, Duke of Radcliffe, no matter where he went, no matter what he didâ€¦
But the young and beautiful debutante, Juliet Carelton found something to hope for in the Duke of Radcliffeâ€™s sad eyes – a mesmerizing passion that fulfilled her impetuous nature and brought her to rapturous heights of pleasure.
Defying her family, Juliet marries the Duke or Radcliffeâ€¦only to find a new danger lurking around every bendâ€¦
An ancient curse and evil treachery threaten to shatter their fated unionâ€¦and the headstrong, flame-haired Juliet engages in the fight of her life – to find that no opponent is stronger than her loveâ€¦