ONE MAN HAUNTED HER PAST...Her beautiful eyes flashing with hate, Rebecca faced Lord DavidTavistock. He had come back, wounded but still vibrantly, sensually alive, from the Crimean War. Julian Cardwell, her sweet, gentlebridegroom — and David's foster brother — had not. She blamed wild, reckless David for Julian's decision to enter the Queen'sGuards, and for the devastating loss of her perfect young husband, whose memory even now broke her heart and filled her dreams.ONE PROMISED HER A FUTURE...His blue eyes shadowed by dark secrets, David had come to claimthe woman he had always loved. All his life he had protected thecharming Julian, hiding the truth from Rebecca about the women Julian dallied with, the child he had fathered, the scandalous way hedied. Now David offered Rebecca a life of privilege and wealth—as
wife. She wanted a marriage of convenience, but he intended toawake her deepest passions, to make her forget Julian Cardwell...andto find in
bed all the ecstasy of a man's true love."GO BACK TO BED," HE SAID.Her eyes were huge with shock.He rounded on her again suddenly. "You are right, Rebecca," hesaid through his teeth. "You know nothing of what battle is like.