The story is a cheeky tale of a rascally pirate who is growing tired of pillaging and piracy as he has conquered all and finds no joy in his ongoing rampages.
One day he recognises one of his kidnap victims.
She is the sibling of a girl he once loved, many years ago and his heart begins to soften and pine for simpler days and gentler ways.
He eventually tracks down his long lost love and reunites with her.
He transforms his wicked ways, pays his debts to society and marries the girl.
They retire to France, have many children and grow wine.
It's a humorous and adventurous tale of redemption and love.