Her engagement broken, her finances in ruins, can Trista Morgan ever find the peace, security, and love she craves?
Trista is abandoned by her alcoholic father, but at least she has her marriage to look forward to. Only, her betrothed decides to tar her with the same brush as her father, and breaks of the engagement in a letter. What is to become of Trista?
Lady Helena Spencer is a little older than Trista and a good friend. She invites her to stay and introduces her to the Earl of Greenwich, Jeremy Lindsay. Could this be the answer to her prayers? A rich man who does not care about her family, could she finally find the security she needs?
As her predicament deepens she wonders if she could marry a man she finds so boring? What is she to do?
A stay in the country seems to bring her closer to marriage but Jeremy has a secret. Will she find it out in time? Will it break her heart or will she be free to find love instead of just security?