Rafe doesn’t believe his best friend when Ben swears he saw a mermaid in the water. He needs to see her for himself.
Rafe is convinced Ben imagined it all when he finally sees her. Caught in the fantasy, they risk losing their jobs and their sanity to spend every moment at sea trying to befriend her. But Rafe needs more. Fear that some other fisherman could stumble upon the secret, Rafe becomes determined to capture her. He realizes he will stop at nothing to possess the beautiful creature. He needs only to convince Ben to help him.
Rafe commits the utmost betrayal to keep his mermaid confined in their secret prison. He risks his life to hold her captive to his lust, but this provocative goddess of the sea has a few sins of her own.
Emerald barely escapes a fatal prison life when she’s given the chance to surrender her body to the sovereign’s pleasure. Named by the King for her beautiful green eyes and the symbolic emotions she stirs in him, Emerald submits to his dominate lust. Fulfilling the King’s desire becomes her only duty in life.