SWEET RUSH TO RAPTURE... She was Lady Lettice Kenton, one of a long line of titled temptresses with hearts of ice. He was Charles Murdock, an American rebel out of place in elegant, fashionable London. She called him crude. He found her shallow. But on a ship bound for the colonies, in a stormy clash of desires, Charles showed Lettice that beneath her aristocratic pose beat a true woman's heart, yearning as any other for the ecstatic surge to passionate surrender - with a lover as willful and fierce-spirited as the land they claimed in the name of freedom.