Victoria a young woman out to start a new life in New Orleans, did not expect what she received her first day in a new town; beaten, raped and left for dead! When a poor black woman takes her into her home to heal, it begins a freindship that exceeds all boundries.
After Victoria gives birth to bi-racial twins, Mallie is left to raise them when she is told that Vicoria has died.
As, Vicy and Tory grow up, they are considered unique and get used to the stares. Vicy takes after mother, very light-skinned. Her twin brother Tory, takes after his father and his dubious gene pool, very dark skinned.
When Vicy tries to pass as a white girl, she brings down the wrath of a white supremist upon her entire family. The anger and devestation that is created is the basis of the twins vow to become sucessful enough to have the power and money to have the revenge they seek.