Gavin MacLeod is powerful, loyal, a golden Highlander, and a mighty warrior for his people. Just when everything seems right in Gavin’s world, a ghost from his past comes back to haunt him.
Will Jenny and Gavin be torn apart by this intruder in their lives?
Delay after delay, but now Gavin MacLeod and Jenny prepare to wed. Gavin has established himself as Laird MacLeod’s second in command to provide for his new bride. Until the stunningly beautiful Ellen Fraser returns as a widow, and her interest in Gavin has not waned in the time they’ve been apart.
She pursues Gavin with a vengeance, and her vile behavior sends Jenny into a confusing whirlwind of heart-wrenching emotion.
Suddenly Jenny doubts her relationship with Gavin, yet Gavin prides himself on his fealty. Can Jenny trust Gavin’s vow that he loves only her?
While Gavin swears to Jenny that Ellen means nothing to him, Ellen’s behavior exposes something quite different. Finally, Gavin manages to have Ellen sent away, but before she leaves, Ellen reveals a ruinous secret, one that will destroy Gavin and Jenny’s newfound happiness and devastate Jenny forever.
Though Gavin continues to proclaim his love and innocence, Ellen’s diabolical behavior threatens the peace in clan MacLeod and any hope of joy for Gavin and Jenny. Is Ellen telling the truth about Jenny’s husband? Only Gavin and Ellen know the truth, and Ellen’s accusation jeopardizes everything Gavin has fought so hard for.