Val Con yos'Phelium was 'recruited' by a shadowy Liaden agency and brainwashed into a ruthless covert killer. Fleeing his latest mission, he saves the life of ex-mercenary Miri Robertson, a Terran on the run from assassins. They struggle to elude their enemies and stay alive without killing each other - or surrendering to the passion that flares between them.
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Novel, 367 pages, Mass Market Paperback, Reprint (originally published in 1988)