Lucy Arnold has recently broken up with her longtime boyfriend Max and isn't looking for love. When Lucy's mother decide's to sell the house and move out of town she's left with nowhere to go. Gareth Romano has no desire to get married. He's been single his entire life and intends to keep it that way. Until he finds out his mother is terminally ill and has one wish. For him to fall in love and settle down. He has the perfect woman in mind to act out his mother's wish and Lucy can't say no to a free place to stay. But will the chemistry get too much for them both? Will the act become a reality? -This story is set after Sebastian's Desire. It can be read as a stand-alone, but I recommend reading that first to understand the characters and plot line more.