Main character Alisa Long is a woman in her thirties, who can be quite secretive. The story begins in a casino. A young heiress escapes a stifling existence. It’s a story about corruption. Alisa Long eventually unknowingly gets into a love affair with another character who is a son of her father’s business rival and sworn enemy. After attempts by their families’ to stop their Romanic entanglement they both try to devise a plan to free themselves from their families’ overbearing influence in their lives…But will they make it out alive?