County Clerk Nichole Edwards has found a worthy adversary in her town’s hot new Public Defender, Eric Raven. She finds her ability to torment him during their after hours encounters to be one of the bright spots of her late evening shift at the police department. When an ominous note is left inside of her apartment and danger seems to be lurking around every corner, Nichole is convinced that Eric is the only person whom she can turn to for help.
Eric Raven finds the stunning after hours clerk, Nichole Edwards, maddening. He has to constantly battle his secret desire to claim her as his woman. When Nichole is placed at the center of a high profile case he is handling and her life suddenly becomes endangered, Eric will risk everything, including his career, to save her and to solve the mystery that has enveloped their lives.