Although she's surrounded by a loving family, Marie feels lost: living with a lie can be very lonely. She has been carrying a secret for years, one that could ruin lives and the guilt she feels weighs heavily. Her granddaughter, Cathy, is a most cheerful young woman, and in the first flush of love. The secret Marie is about to tell her will not only change her future but rewrite her past. Cathy now has a dangerous choice to make that could change her life forever.