After being tossed into the sea by her owners, Audraline lands on a new land. She thought she was finally free, but her rescuer forbids her from leaving.
Intent on exploring and experiencing the most life has to offer, she escapes to visit a nearby town, meeting Neol. Recognizing his strength, and matching it, she finds that he has captured her attention and heart.
When her tryst with Neol is discovered, she is imprisoned, but an enemy comes and she must choose whether to save those who hurt her, or let innocent people die.