"Magic, mysticism, and a mysterious stranger provide Christina Martini with the strength to overcome tragedy. A professional woman accustomed to helping others deal with loss she is suddenly confronted with several personal hardships, including the inevitability of her own mortality. Her complicated sorrow projects her into the mystical world of Josef, a waif-like man she meets at sunset.
Joseph's story of the golden tears examines the power of love and compassion that provides Christina with the strength to go on. The power of the golden tears that soothe an aching heart stays with you as you feel the ebbing of Christina's pain their magic will inspire you as they cast a new light on the meaning of the life and death.