Daphne Dean is proud to be serving her country stateside during WWII as a reporter and an Office of Strategic Services operative (spy.) She's a good reporter, but finds her spying skills to be as lackluster as her love life. Her ex-boyfriend, Kenneth, who turned his back on his county by becoming a draft dodger and a black market racketeer, says her wants he back. Will she take him back to avoid being lonely?
Vito may be a mob boss' son, but he's a gangster with a good heart. After spending several days locked away in a vacant mental asylum with Daphne, he finds himself falling for her. Can he turn his back on his mob family and pursue a relationship with her?
Can Daphne put the terrifying events that occurred at the insane asylum behind her and allow her feeling for Vito to grow? After discovering he's a member of the mob family that wants her dead, can she learn to trust him?