Stricken with a sudden onset of color blindness, a struggling florist starts to lose all hope. After winning a gigantic Powerball lottery, he travels to Paris, France for a life-changing operation to try and regain his sight. At the Vision Institute, he learns that the highly experimental procedure will reroute his optic nerve impulses directly through his heart for a period of one complete year.
As Morgan Hunter starts to see the world through his heart instead of his eyes, he meets the woman of his dreams only to lose her when his normal eyesight returns. His hopes for reunification with Aimee Blanchard are temporarily dashed when he finds her in the arms of another man.
Is beauty in fact, only in the eyes of the beholder? This warm and romantic short story finds the answer to the age-old question.