Two years after his brotherís death in Afghanistan, Jethro is doing well. His handmade porch swing business is booming, his hip injury has healed and heís still in love with Caitlyn. He knows he should resist her, but canít, and pulls her into his darkly sensual world of sex and spankings.

Caitlyn has grieved, created a life for herself and has finally come to terms with her need for Jethro, her dead husbandís brother. With no small measure of hesitation, she takes a fateful stepódaring him to turn her and their chance at happiness away.