African American editor Delores Pennant finds her professional world shaken when CEO widower Deacon Manchester decides to take over her publishing company.
Known for his ruthless business tactics and turbulent personal life, Deacon avoids serious relationships in favor of one-night stands.
When Deacon proposes a no-strings affair, Delores unexpectedly agrees, despite her doubts about blending business and pleasure.
Yet as their arrangement unfolds, Delores finds herself falling deeply for Deacon!
But Deacon is still haunted by his tragic past and doesn’t want to open his heart again.
Now they both face a crucial decision about their future…
Can Delores and Deacon overcome their pasts to seize a hopeful future together?
Or will their relationship be nothing more than a casual fling?