When she went to explore some long abandoned ruins, Lieutenant Natalie Fortis wasn’t looking for anything more than the cause of a computer glitch. Who she found set her staid and boring life on a roller coaster of emotion.

Seth Frem had given up on finding any sort of happiness after spectacularly getting himself blacklisted from the ASPECT Company. He didn’t want to put anyone in danger ever agin, but the chemistry between himself and Natalie could not be ignored.