Contessa was always trained to protect her sister at all costs. She always knew what to do in case something bad happened, where all the safe houses and other guards were in the kingdom. But none of her skills had been put to the test. Not until that faithful night. After her encounter with the Assassin, Phillip, she feels her loyalty is fading toward the King and appearing towards Phillip. With secrets being pulled into the light, and a debt to pay that will cost more than anyone could imagine, can Contests follow what she believes?