By Elizabeth Camden
After a early life rampant with uncertainty, Lydia Pallas has carved out an ideal lifestyles for herself. She spends her days close by of the bustling Boston Harbor, the place her ability with languages has landed her an enviable place as a translator for the U.S. military.
Lydia's skills deliver her to the eye of Alexander Banebridge, a mysterious guy wanting a translator. pushed via a crusade to finish the opium exchange, Bane is coolly analytical and incessant in his quest. He can't have enough money to fall for Lydia and needs to struggle the bittersweet love becoming among them.
When Bane's enemies achieve the higher hand, he's compelled to show to Lydia for support. made up our minds to turn out her worthy, Lydia quickly discovers that undertaking Bane's undertaking will attempt her wits and her braveness to the very limits.
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