James guards his secrets.
Uncertain as to whom he can trust with his family's secrets, James Bradford has lived a lonely life since becoming Baron of Riverside. When he meets an equally enigmatic violinist named Sheamus, he begins to wonder if he's found someone with whom he can share everything.
Sheamus guards his body.
No one has ever shown Sheamus Flynn affection except his mother. That changes when he meets James, but Sheamus cannot trust him. Sheamus has been used by his master, Cade Edward, and he knows better than to believe James could ever love a mere servant.
They both guard their hearts.
Over the course of the 1876 Social Season they cautiously fall in love, only to be violently ripped apart by Edward. Defeating Edward's deceptions will require both of them to share long guarded secrets.
Can they trust each other?
This 30,000 word SPICY story contains BDSM elements, a male/male couple, and lots of sex!