Esmeralda LaPointe is betrothed to Aleksey Voyenatsievsky and she couldn't be more miserable. Not only does she fear Aleksey's depravity but she despises the Voyenatisevskys, their adherence to cruel old ways of the wolves, their disdain for everything progressive, and the inevitable moment when they will strip her of her freedom. Though her father disapproves of the match as well, there is nothing to be done. The Voyenatsievskys form the largest family and among wolves, numbers means power.
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But there is one person who shares Emseralda's pains, one person whom she can confide in, one person whom she finds herself falling deeper and deeper in love with every moment he's around her.
Jerome Keeton, her father's bodyguard. What first began as a hidden affair is slowly blossoming into something much more. As the day of her wedding draws closer, Esmeralda and Jerome must find some way – any way – to be with each other from this day until their last day.