by Sherwood Smith
In Palermo, sixteen-year-old singer-in-training Anna Maria Ludovisi is married by her dying father to Captain Henry Duncannon, the Perennial Bachelor. Minutes after the wedding he sets sail.
in 1805, Anna's opera company is traveling through Spain when events, and an impending battle, bring the long-missing captain and his forgotten wife back together again. Can they find a new life together?