Thirty-something multi-millionaire Sam Trahan has accomplished more than most men, black or white. But his most important goal remains--to fulfill his grandmother's last wish that he recover a stolen family heirloom, a painting called "The Black Madonna. The mesmerizingly beautiful work is priceless, but its sentimental value is far greater. And Sam is determined to succeed where detectives have failed. That means enlisting the thief's former fiancée, the only person Sam believes can track him down. Little does he know that in doing so, he will end up realizing his grandmother's even greater, unspoken wish that he know love.