Princess Ari of the planet Falconia knows it’s her time to marry and has picked out several suitable men in her mind—none of which is Falcoan Army Commander, Rurik of the Fifth. The man tormented her as a child, causing her untold humiliations. But there is really no need to worry about such a match. Shifters cannot rule and Rurik is a natural born falcon shifter.
Trusting destiny, Ari sips from the Marriage Chalice, sealing her future. But things don’t go as planned. It would seem fate is giving her to the one man she despises. How can she find happiness with the one man she could never want for her very own?