Beautiful but bold Lillian Bowman's independent American ways aren't entirely 'the thing.' But when she is swept into the arms of Marcus, London's most eligible aristocrat, she is overcome with a consuming passion for a man she doesn't even like. He is a man in charge of his own emotions. But with Lillian, every touch is exquisite torture and every kiss is an enticement for more. How could he consider taking a woman so blatantly unsuitable as his bride?