The man of her dreams finally came home from the war, but is he still the man she remembers or have his demons changed him forever? Melanie Roberts loved her best friend more than she could ever imagine, and for longer than she wants to admit. Though once lovers, she's resigned herself to being no more than his best friend and roommate. On the eve of his return from deployment in Iraq, in order to keep her heart from breaking, she decides she's moving on-after one last sexy night. Cade Nicholson has come to a decision. As he comes home damaged in both body and soul from his latest deployment, all he wants is to find comfort in Melanie's arms. Unsure and unsteady in expressing his love to the only woman to hold his heart, he has to find a way to convince her of his true feelings. Can two best friends overcome their demons to prove their love for one another before past decisions come back to haunt them and it's too late? Reader Advisory: This book contains anal and outdoor sex.