Flowing from France to New Orleans, this erotic love story enchants with love won, love lost, and spells woven under the cover of the steaming New World. How much of the sins of the homeland can be buried, how many will haunt, burning, until they must be faced? From trysts in the French court to noble savages in an untamed country, love struggles to survive, to begin again. What must be proved to satisfy lust, ambition, and forgiveness?
Could they become lovers – reared as siblings, but never accepting the boundaries? Escaping her past with Michel, Catherine finds new love in the wilds of a new land, the arms of the untamed. Not so for Michel. Spurned first by Catherine, then Susana, he turns bitter. France proves no haven and he returns to Louisiana to regain his manhood. Susana yearns and finds excitement, passion bordering on the erotic, the forbidden. When they meet again their world is changed forever.