Glass slippers are the only thing keeping time captive.
Rhodopis is a Greek kitchen slave who dreams of freedom and a future to call her own. Persecuted by her master's conceited daughters, Rho prays to the gods for deliverance.
So, when a strange woman arrives and unexpectedly offers Rho everything she ever wanted, Rho believes her prayers have been answered. Until she attends the governor's celebration and discovers just how hard she'll have to fight to keep fate from slipping through her fingers.