Can anything good come from engaging in a forbidden tryst? With no money and no place to call home, Dominique Harrison enters the Boar's Head to escape a blinding storm. Dire circumstances can create strange bedfellows, and Dominique reluctantly agrees to become the bachelor party gift for Lord Derek Montford. A not-so-reformed rake, the Earl of Haversham is out celebrating his impending marriage of convenience when his friends insist he be given one last fling. Not overly impressed with his friends' choice, Derek is nevertheless unable to resist having her. Derek's tempting presentation begins turning up at the most inopportune times and getting under his skin, when all he really wants is for his vexing attraction toward Dominique to just disappear.