the hero is a romance novel writer. he's got been in a link with his shrink for two months, that is constantly an important time for him. he always cheats after 2 months, no doubt as a result of to commitment issues. this time he is within for a battle because samantha is ready to run on the connection. after a session with the girl, he impulsively walks into an art museum and falls in love with an artwork of venesa talor. he begins a brand-new story featuring the girl, and utilizes numerous hours staring during the painting. he additionally offers flashbacks towards the seventeenth century in which he woos and marries her, then catches her cheating on him.