A Wanton Widow When Hal Waterman calls upon the newly-widowed Elizabeth Lowery, it is intended to be the chivalrous act of a gentleman. But Hal has secretly adored Elizabeth for years. Elizabeth's household is in turmoil and she has to support her young son. Hal's help is more than welcome - but his silent, protective presence awakens feelings in her that she does not understand. Elizabeth's marriage had been happy, but her husband had never aroused such confusing, exhilarating sensations in her... Elizabeth knows that society would condemn her, but Hal's attractions may well prove too much to resist!