A killer sworn to protect the one she risked everything to destroy. Revenge is all Julia Cade Skye has left. Determined to avenge the death of her husband, Cade is shot by one of Colonel Grey's men, Hunter, a local native sworn to protect Grey. Discovering he shot a woman, Hunter has choice but to take Cade home to his people and nurse her back to health. While recovering, Cade opens up a world to Hunter, one of compassion and understanding, something the hardened warrior never had. Hunter, in turn, teaches Cade that forgiveness is possible. Can they each forget the pain of their pasts and find a future with one ather?