Maria was born into a life few could imagine but many wish for. From diamond necklaces to racing speed boats on Fire Island, she lived a charmed life.But all was not as it seemed... Maria and her family were living a dark secret. A secret that threatened their lives and sanity. The man who was supposed to protect her and keep her safe became her Domesticator. She was beaten and abused and brought to heel by a man who thought he was a Mafia Don.Maria struggles to break free from the Domesticator's abuse and from the chains of her own mind led her on a personal journey to search for true love... and the meaning of her life.