Lady Sabine is harboring a
skin blemish, one, that if revealed, could cause her to be branded as a
witch, put her life in danger, and damage her chances of making a good
marriage. After all, what nobleman would want to marry a woman so
Sir Bennet is returning home to protect his family from
an imminent attack by neighboring lords who seek repayment of debts.
Without fortune or means to pay those debts, Sir Bennet realizes his
only option is to make a marriage match with a wealthy noblewoman. As a
man of honor, he loathes the idea of courting a woman for her money, but
with time running out for his family’s safety, what other choice does
As Lady Sabine and Sir Bennet are thrust together under
dangerous circumstances, will they both be able to learn to trust each
other enough to share their deepest secrets? Or will those secrets
ultimately lead to their demise?