The coastal town of Santa Theresa is an untapped market when a man called Potter arrives, and the immediate success of his prestigious hotel brings wealth, power, and the incessant desire for more. When a troupe of renown actors settles on his crystal shores, Potter becomes entrenched in a bitter rivalry, pitting his fortune and fame against the idiosyncrasies of an artist– the leading man of the company. At the center of the strife sits the crown jewel– a woman– and the fight to win her hand becomes the purpose of his days.
But how far is too far? What expense can the richest man spare? The essence of life is not measured in gold.
A historical fiction about life, love, sin, and greed, and the boundaries of our unending pursuit.