Men like Price McCord don't marry women like her--they don't have to.
Amanda Hamilton is heartbroken when she realizes that she must sell the beautiful and historic South Carolina home that has been in her family for generations. When she learns the buyer is Price McCord, things become even more complicated. Just being near him after all these years has rekindled her feelings for him. And Price, now a successful architect and real estate developer, is amazed to discover that the shy teenaged girl he used to ignore is now an amazingly pretty woman.
Amanda knows she should walk away, but old dreams die hard. Soon it becomes impossible to ignore the growing attraction between them. Caught up in the heat of desire, Amanda dreams of a future with Price, while Price vows to get as far away from her as he can. He knows he cannot give her what she wants.