Kerri understands that her husband needs more from her in their marriage bed, but she can’t give it. Her mother taught her that if she ever loses herself in a man sexually, it will be even worse when he abandons her. Men don’t know how to love. Her mother must be right, since Kerri grew up without a father. Malcolm pushes Kerri to experience passion, and as she edges past the terror of letting him in, a new life slowly opens for her. As the secrets of Kerri’s past—and her mother’s past—are revealed, it’s a whole new, exciting beginning to their sexual relationship.