Miranda Logan, a daughter of Texas, is deserted in England by her father. A motherless girl grows to womanhood in her aunt's home among the hostile aristocrats of England, she is treated no better than an indentured servant. In time Miranda finds love in the most unlikely places, within a circle of enemies. Alasdair, Lord Moorcroft is a haunted man raised to believe that love would eventually break you. Refusing to repeat mistakes from the past he betrays himself and Miranda by doing the unthinkable. Can Miranda's love for Alasdair allow her to forgive him and let him in her heart once again?