A story of love and lust in the Scottish Parliament A bomb outrage, which cripples a 22-year-old horse rider, and a raging blizzard start the sequence of events which, through time, lead two people from very different backgrounds to meet. As they campaign for humane care for the elderly, road safety and to become elected, their paths cross, leading to a passionate sexual encounter after an awards dinner. Conflict and confrontations in the family and in politics are shattered and destroyed by their growing enchantment. Follow the journey through East Lothian, Inverness, Edinburgh, Rome, a nudist colony in France and the Scottish Parliament. Holyrude is a gentle, kind adult love story about two people whose lust grows into love, set against the background of contemporary Scottish politics.