Jack is on vacation from his job as Internet Web Marshal. He has come to a small museum to see a special exhibit of paintings on loan from The Hague in The Netherlands. No sooner does he meet a woman viewing a 17th. Century masterpiece, when all hell breaks loose. The museum’s ceiling is falling, and Jack becomes embroiled in the most dangerous and baffling case of a mysterious murder. Without any weapon or clue to go on, we soon find out that nothing is at it seems, as Jack gets drawn into a mystifying web of intrigue that spans two continents and three centuries, unexpectedly leading him into the beautiful eyes of Sophia who brings him to a deep transformational experience he wasn’t prepared for. This fast-paced mystery action thriller gives us a glimpse into what happens when a billionaire’s drastic decision causes 5,200-mile shock waves that set the paths of the cleverest evil genius and the unsuspecting lives of innocents on a collision course. All are bound together by Johannas Vermeer’s Dutch Master Painting, ‘Girl with a Pearl Earring’ and are forced to face the enormous inimitable power of The Conscience. This is a side of Martin Schulman you have never seen before, with a very skillful interplay of richly developed characters. The story weaves through over 25 varied locations, with clever twists and turns as a diabolically sinister plot races to a surprise ending you will never guess.