Her fiance was stolen by her sister, she's lost in the remote country lanes of Italy and her hire car has broken down! Wondering what else will go wrong, Cherry Gibbs looks up to meet the searing gaze of Vittorio Carella.
Despite being everything she has sworn to avoid - easy charm and dazzling good looks - Cherry finds herself staying at her rescuer's villa. Soon she's intoxicated by the stunning surroundings and seduced by Vittorio's skilful touch.
But this isn't reality. Vittorio could have his pick of Italy's social elite - so why has he set his sights on her?