In 1912 Blair, raised in France, discovers her Scottish heritage and the danger it presents to her and everyone close to her. After an attempt on her life, she escapes to Edinburgh. There she finds herself embroiled in a murder plot begun in 1725. For nearly 200 years, the forbidden love of her ancestors still remains a threat. Once she starts digging into her past, she must decide whether it is worth all the pain and loss it has already cost--and that to come. Is the man who provides her protection during her quest for the truth her savior or death in a very attractive package?