There is no man so good, who, were he to submit all

his thoughts and actions to the laws, would not deserve hanging ten times in his life. -Michel de Montaigne, essayist (1533-1592)



Julian Braithwaite has it all: a lucrative professional job in a prestigious law firm, an award-winning designer house, and a gleaming Audi. But Julian’s increasingly brazen behaviour toward the opposite sex is attracting unwanted attention.

A late night trespasser in his outdoor swimming pool serves as a catalyst for an infamous summer that will change his life. Tested in ways he could never imagine, Julian enters an erotic game with an unlikely competitor …

For Julian Braithwaite, this summer the line between salvation and disaster is a fragile balance.