Living again in a humble shack, Ruby is determined to make a secure and happy home for her precious infant daughter, Pearl. Paul Tate her first love, whom she was forced to abandon is at her side once more, now a mon of dazzling wealth. When he whisks her into his grand house, it seems their future9780671873196
is assured. As mistress of Cypress Woods, Ruby can forget even the shocking reason she and Paul must wed in a secret ceremony and remain husband and wife in name alone.