By Susan X. Meagher
Abby Graham is uncommonly wonderful, chuffed and content material along with her lifestyles, but if she reveals herself a widow only a week ahead of her fortieth birthday, the safe international that she proposal was once everlasting is unexpectedly on very shaky flooring. suffering to paintings via her grief, she constantly places her children’s wishes first, leaving little time for herself.
Five years later her youngest baby leaves for faculty and Abby comes to a decision to kick commence a brand new rent on existence via returning to the relationship scene, in addition to reworking the yard of her domestic into an oasis of attractiveness and tranquility.
She hires Clancy O’Connor, a high-spirited younger panorama architect who's attempting to construct a company and hopes to get techniques from Abby’s upper-class social circle. Clancy develops a significant weigh down at the attractive widow sooner than their first assembly is done. it is a recipe for heartache; even supposing Abby turns out remarkably ok with Clancy’s lesbianism, Clancy is not able to visualize that Abby will be prepared to take the bounce given the diversities of their age, classification, wealth and lifestyles.
As Abby finds extra of herself to Clancy in the course of their many hours of session, the relationship among them starts off to spark. After a night of small intimacies and shared goals, the ladies can not struggle their mutual wish. even though Abby has her doubts in regards to the destiny, she and Clancy embark on a torrid love affair…but all too quickly a danger develops which could smash the tentative bond that holds them together.