John "Talon" Eagletalon had no idea what the government intended when it assigned him to its latest secret project - an icy blonde beauty with a miraculous ability. All he knew was that he owed Uncle Sam fourteen more months of his life, and if it meant being this woman's partner and bodyguard until he'd paid his dues, he'd find a way to endure the ordeal.
Until he discovered what the government had been doing to her. And at the same time, discovered he was falling hopelessly in love with her.
Now it's no longer a matter of protecting her. It's a matter of keeping her out of their clutches.
And making her his.