Swept away by the passionate Prince Khalil Khan, Dora Nelson reveled in her new fairy-tale life as Princess of El Bahar. But once she learned that the love and affection Khalil had showered her with was a sham, she refused to bend to his will. For he'd tricked her and she couldn't forgibe him . . . But she also couldn't stop loving him. More than anything else, Dora wanted a happy home and an adoring husband. Still, when Dora's feistiness met Khalil's arrogance, sparks flew. And unless Dora and Khalil agreed to meet halfway, this firey marriage threatened to consume them both.