The story represents a modern treatment of the classic love story in dialogue with the tales of past generations. It's a fairy-tale about young and attractive doctor Judy Green, who finds herself involved in "mafia" machinations. During her adventures she falls in love. The story develops against the backdrop of a poignant and engaging plot that is not without poetic inspiration or subtle and sparkling wit. It is written in clear and accessible language and leaves the reader feeling uplifted.