Locke Channing was the hired gun given to Kelly Winfield to investigate the shady dealings at Forrester Stereo and video. Kelly has a secret to hide and Locke discovers. She can't hide from him and he plays both employee and seducer. She hopes Locke will fall into the employer-employee relationship and soon be gone. Locke has no intention of failing to clean up the fraud at Forrester Stereo. Nor does he intend to fail at seducing Kelly. Locke and Kelly find a common interest in fencing, as they battle wits and kisses. Locke continues to baffle Kelly with his rocket fast shift from computer nerd to woman-hungry male in one blink. Maybe it's his warlock green-silver eyes. Kelly knows the risk to her secret and her heart as she and Locke solve the computer problem. All too soon he finds out Kelly's been doing a little computer tampering herself. His solution shocks and tempts Kelly. Can she agree to his terms and still resist this stranger she hopes will not break her heart. After all she certainly doesn't believe in love at first sight. Does she?