Autumn is a young girl who has just reached the age to marry. Orion is a young man heading off to college. When he sees her in his uncle's store, he knows he has to have her. Theirs is a sweet and tender romance. He woos her gently and teaches her a new way of life.The author paints a very clear picture of a post apocalyptic world where women are seen as property by most men. Orion is a gentle soul, so deeply in love with his innocent bride.
The story is very moving. the imagery is brilliant. A great start to what promises to be a fabulous series!