Five years ago, Lord Adam St. Clair, the Duke of Westmonte left Francesca Kennedy standing at the alter. And now, after years of unyielding silence, he has returned. However, the woman he abandoned three years ago is nothing at all like the new Francesca. And despite his qualms about marriage, he finds himself suddenly desperate to conquer her once more. Will the womanizing abandoner meet with the revenge that he deserves? Or will he finally surrender his heart and at last marry the bride he left behind ages ago?