This is the 5 book in the "Highland Renegades" series. Cadha de Witt has been in love with a man that she has grown up with. He takes to the sea and to Scotland and does not return. Her family doesn't really know the strong feelings she thinks she has for him..they just tell her that he wants to start a new life. This leads Cadha to want to go to him and find out what is going on. She secretly hires Valc to take her. But along the trip they run into pirates and other things that delays there trip along the way. Also they are finding that they are having strong feelings for each other.