Sweet, innocent Mercy had always believed the stars foretold the future. Even the name of the ship on which she was sailing to America appeared to be a fortuitous omen, for the Capricorn was swiftly carrying her to her bridegroom's waiting arms. But her faith was shattered when she was subjected to violent, unspeakable indignities by the clipper's crewvicious men who amused themselves by abusing the beautiful, virtuous young womenuntil a dashing, noble seaman saved her from further shame. Adrift together on a stormy sea, Mercy and Clifford are swept ashore onto a strange and exotic island...where they must survive amidst angry passions fanned by the winds of war. As Cuba rages with rebellion, they risk their lives for freedom...and a love that even fate dare not deny in Tropic of Desire.
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