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1812, England. After the death of their mother, the four daughters of an impecunious country vicar make a pact to improve their family's circumstances. This is the story of the second daughter...
When pretty, artistic Amelia Honeyfield is selected to accompany her Aunt Patience to the town of Bath, she finds unexpected intrigue at the dinner parties and assembly room balls. Her new acquaintance, Colonel Strickland, may be handsome and appreciative of her artistic talents, but the Colonel is stalked by suspicious rumors surrounding his sudden discharge from his regiment.
Can Amelia uncover the truth among the shadows? Or will she dare to entrust her heart to a man tainted by the word on every gossip's tongue - treason?