Rank had its Privileges -- except when it came to marriage. For although Edmund Tudor knew he might dally where he chose, he could marry only with royal permission. And a vow to his king had thrust a life with Lady Cecelia Coleville forever out of his princely reach! Yet Cecelia knew that the prince was bound in secret service to the king. And though he was her soul's own echo, any love play they shared could be nothing more than a dangerous and forbidden mistake!