Sometimes love finds you when you least expect it…
Patience, the young Dowager Countess of Seahaven has the weight of the world on her shoulders. With a bevy of stepdaughters under her care, a Season to find them all husbands is completely out of reach. But with the help of her family, they'll scrap up enough money to see to a Season in York for the younger eligible daughters. Still… there's been no chance at all for romance for Patience until fate intervenes. Will she allow herself time for love?
Richard, Viscount Canfield has no desire to find a wife. He's been perfectly content leading his carefree life until he's charged with finding a suitable husband for his sister. He'll travel to York for the Season only to become enchanted with a lovely young widow. Can he look past a ready-made family to possibly find love to fill his heart?
When several events have Patience and Richard crossing paths, she is hard pressed to forget her infatuation with the gentleman. Then there is the matter of her many responsibilities, along with Richard's jealous ex-mistress who just may put an end to any sort of a relationship blossoming between Patience and Richard. Only time will tell if they can overlook their differences and allow love to conquer all.