YASMINE CHANG, a beautiful, success-driven tech sales executive from Shanghai, while on a business trip to London, becomes the unwitting target of both American and Chinese secret agents, battling for control of her company's satellite technology -- one that could forever shift the world's balance of power. Suddenly finding herself immersed in the dangerous world of international intrigue, while running for her life and never knowing whom she can trust, Yasmine decides to hide out in Venice, Italy. There, she is befriended and assisted by a young boy and an old priest, who offer her safe haven in an ancient church compound. As time passes, Yasmine's cold, suspicious, all-business veneer begins to crack. The unlikely duo provides not only the logistical support she needs to be safe, but also the emotional support she needs to transform her life.