Diana Elsdon is married with two children and three grandchildren. She lives in the North East of England. This book is the final story in a trilogy of love, deceit and tragedy. Emma had settled down to a peaceful life with her daughter, Victoria and her son William. Her husband had no knowledge of William's existence, but Emma had to risk exposure to ensure that her daughter took her rightful place in society. The opportunity arises for Victoria to be introduced, when Philip organises an eighteenth birthday party for her twin brother Jonathan. All does not go according to plan, and Emma finds herself back in her husband's clutches.