Baron Mullens' plot to kidnap Eleanor Grey is foiled by an unlikely rescuer - an apprentice blacksmith called Lucas who dreams of becoming a knight. Sir Thomas' widowed sister-in-law visits Covington Cross and the family patriarch is so struck by her likeness to his late wife that he becomes smitten - much to the disgust of Lady Elizabeth. Meanwhile, Mullens and his henchmen plot to kidnap Eleanor during the harvest festival.
Did You Know?
Why are men so desperate to hang onto their youth. It's a futile quest.
Futility lies in questing after a woman's heart they can never own.
Or the heart of one who no longer exists.