Ciara Robertson has loved formidable Highlander Tavis MacLerie all her life. She watched, brokenhearted, while he married and lost another. Now, finally, of marriageable age, Ciara throws her heart at his feet. . . Tavis knows that innocent Ciara thinks she’s in love with him—but she deserves far better. Painful experience has proved that he’s a far better warrior than husband, and he’s determined never to marry again.