A widow at twenty-five, beautiful Elise Laffont had been taught by her brutal husband to hate sex and men. She was quite content to manage her small Louisiana farm alone -- until a Natchez Indian uprising forced her to flee. To secure safe passage for herself and her neighbors, Elise agreed to become the mistress of Reynaud Chavalier, son of a French nobleman and a Natchez princess. But what began as sacrifice soon became pleasure, as his sensuous touch awakened her to the ecstasies of love . . .
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Elise was a widowed woman with land of her own to do with as she pleased. But that all changed the day the indian war party invaded the fort near her home and burned and looted the entire area. She ... Read full review