I ran. I ran even though I was close to collapsing. Close to death. 22 year old Luke Vaugn is the alpha of the Moon Star pack. He has been searching for his mate for what seems to be forever. When his beta tells him that he's found a rogue right outside of his territory, he's agitated as to why a rogue would be brave enough to be this close. He immediately recognizes her as his mate, but is shocked to find how young she is. 9 year old Rae Peters is the daughter of the alpha of the Starlight pack. When someone close to her slaughters her pack, she does exactly what her mother told her to do. She runs. She runs until she collapses, not noticing that she's right outside the territory of the biggest pack in North America.