Ryan McGillinen found out what the word "thunderstruck" meant when he met Oak Twig. The strong mountain of the McGillinen clan turned into mush when he met the half-breed Sosoni' maiden. He had to have her. He would have her. He bought her with the highest price known to the camp of Bright Moon. Soon he learned her secret and taught her about true love.
Oak Twig led a happy life as the adopted daughter of Blue Pool. She and her family had kept her secret well. They kept it secret until she met Ryan McGillinen. Then everything changed. Memories flooded her mind. Oak Twig was certain of one thing after meeting Ryan McGillinen. She loved him. Their life together would be blessed by Tam Apo.