Summary: Marietta Lockhart loses all she holds dear to the American Revolution and to the notorious Banastre Tarleton, the leader of the British Green Dragoons. Through unintended meetings, both must choose which is priceless: duty, country, or a forbidden love.
I was basked in warmth and light as I whirled across the dance floor and conversed merrily in the company of my good friends and sister. My heart was free, or so it seemed. There was a heavy feeling that pressed against my heart. My heart was worried. My heart was sad. – Marietta Lockhart; “Fruit of Forbidden Love”
Read here: Chapter 04.