Daniel and James are about to sell their cotton harvest. If it doesn’t bring the money needed then the bank will take James to cover the debt. Daniel wants to give his dark lover enough pleasure to last a lifetime, something they can remember if this is goodbye.
Daniel, a member of the southern gentry, soon learns the harsh realities of being poor. His father dies with a mountain of debt. Daniel sells his mount in order to keep his manservant James. He and James are secretly lovers but must hide their feelings to meet society’s expectations. Together they must work their asses off to get their farm to pay and ensure their survival.
Note: First of 6 parts
After Callie’s parents die in an accident near their plantation in Virginia, the 17-year-old returns home to find that she is a ward of her loathsome aunt and uncle. She plays the part of the fool until she can figure out how to save herself and her home. Can she outsmart her nefarious relatives and help escaping slaves or will one more family secret destroy everything Callie knows and loves?
Mississippi riverboats, gamblers, a beautiful woman known as Montana Rose leading a double life in more ways than one. Will Michael Tarrington call her bluff or will they play for each other's hearts and lose all.