She was the daughter of a preacher and a gypsy. A strange and elusive child with powers of prophecy, she grew into an even stranger woman. From those around her she inspired love and admiration or furious hatred. Nothing in between. And so mehow Jassy could transform even those who loved her into her enemies.
Barney Hatton, the dispossessed heir of Mortiboys, loved her but not enough. Lindy, a servant girl who worked there, loved her too much. Elizabeth Twysdale, who taught Jassy her lessons, hated her more with every passing day.
And because of the people around her, the people who loved or loathed her, Jassy’s life was destined to be one of passion and anguish.