Kate Murphy lost everything when she hit rock bottom. Now, ten years sober, middle-aged and living alone with her elderly cat, Kate strives to rebuild her broken life and repair her damaged relationship with her son Jack. Barely making ends meet as a visiting home health aide, Kate marches quietly through her uneventful days, until she is assigned a young, beautiful paraplegic patient named Laura. Bonded by their mutual suffering, the two women share an undeniable connection and it isn't long before they fall deeply in love. But when Kate betrays Laura's trust, her fragile world is shattered once again.