Working as a caregiver to foreman and ex-Marine Jake Murdoch’s elderly mother, Army nurse Lily Thompson feels a connection to this powerful man, who is tormented by his past, and longs to help him heal.
For some, love is the only medicine . . .
Jake is ready to rail at the fates when Lily moves into his home. Everything about this captivating woman calls to him, demanding that he abandon his solitary stance and start to live again. But Jake is a man who knows that no one can save him from the past that stalks his heart and mind. Not even sweet, achingly beautiful Lily. Still, that doesn’t stop his longing to pull her into his arms—and keep her there forever. Will time, and patience, bring them the courage to make their connection real? . . .