Featuring: Michael Anstruther-Wetherby; Caroline Sutcliffe
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Michael Anstruther-Wetherby is a man destined for power.
Except that Michael, for all his political skill and
intelligence, lacks the most important element of success:
So he goes searching for his ideal bride, a gently bred,
well-managed young lady. Michael discovers such a paragon,
but finds a formidable obstacle in his path, the young
lady's beautiful, strong-minded aunt, Caroline Sutcliffe.
Caro has lived through an unhappy political marriage, and
wants nothing of the sort for her niece, especially as the
young woman has already lost her heart to another.
Caro and the younger woman hatch a plot -- Caro will
demonstrate why an inexperienced young lady is not the
bride for him. In deflecting Michael's matrimonial
attentions away from her niece, Caro unwittingly focuses
them on herself. And then it is Michael's turn to be
persuasive, a task that requires every ounce of his
A series of mysterious and dangerous accidents befall Caro -
- it becomes clear that an assailant has stepped in with
his or her own idea for Caro's future -- one that could
even involve murder. Before Caro can become Michael's ideal
bride, they must race to uncover the unknown's identity
before all hope of what they long for, and wish for, is
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