A beautiful young widow seems like easy prey for the Viscount Rawleigh. In the country visiting his twin brother, Rex longs for a little diversion. But Catherine Winters is a lady of virtue, and she roundly rejects his improper proposal to become his mistress. Since the handsome lord will not be daunted, Catherine fights the feelings that brought to life a past she had sought to escape. One kiss could bring her to ruin. But temptation proves a worthy foe-- and Catherine can not ignore the beating of her treacherous heart.