ROUGH. RUGGED. RICH. He was long, lean and sexy as sin. Yet rancher Jeff Cumberland had managed to elude every marriage-minded female in Conard County. Seemed no one could get close to the wealthy cowboy. Until a mysterious woman breezed into town, in need of his protection. Honor made Jeff open his home to her, and fierce passion brought her to his bed. But would this man who had never known enduring love let this special lady slip from his grasp ... or find the words to keep her with him forever?