When Braxton Marselle is suddenly killed in a tragic road-rage car accident, his widow is quickly hit with the first real challenge of her adult life. As she applies for death benefits, another woman is also there to stake her claim.
Lydia, an attractive divorcee, and mother of a son, has been trying to compensate for her repressed regret of ending her marriage for reasons she can't recall. So, as a way of protecting her heart, she intentionally ambled into an affair with a married man. Five years later, she is contacted by a woman she assumes is her married lover's wife.