Fencer and model, Claire Harvey has never forgotten her searing, passionate encounter with a handsome stranger on her first international flight. At that time she was an up-and-coming superstar with the world at her feet, but now her marriage is on the rocks, a recent scandal has derailed her career, and she is flat broke after her sponsors have pulled out. Desperate to escape, Claire flies to a small town in Ireland, only to come face to face with the man she recognizes from that long-ago flight. Her stranger turns out to be Patrick Maguire, a media mogul, and the spark between them is as intense as ever. Even as she is drawn into a smoldering affair, Claire’s past is catching up with her. When new photos of her hit the press, she realizes that she is being targeted and that Patrick’s presence in her life is no coincidence. Fearful to trust again, Claire must decide whether following her heart will mean a one-way ticket to disaster, or a second chance at happiness.