Raised from childhood in a fundamentalist church that would develop into a doomsday cult, I met Daniella as a young teenager, and it was love at first sight for both of us. But because of the strict disciplines of our authoritative leader, we knew we must keep our love a secret until we were old eugh to marry. Through a series of secret rendezvous as we matured, our romance blossomed, as did Daniella's remarkable beauty. I knew I surely wasn�t the only one with eyes for her, and at the age of nineteen, we realized we dare wait longer to petition our all-powerful leader for permission to wed. The answer was . Stolen Love is a true narrative of love denied, of stolen youth, of a boy and girl wholly devoted to each other, but also committed to blind, unwavering dedication and obedience to a preacher gone bad. It's an amazing journey of both heartbreak and rediscovered love, following our separate eventual escapes from a life of mental and spiritual captivity.