Is it possible for one tragic event to cause the lives of one family to spiral ot of control? Following a terryfing accident involving Rachael- beloved daughter of Paula and Colin, the family's lives are thrown into turmoil. Rachael's sister Sarah, is witness to her parent's gradual unravelling. Later Rachael develops a heroin habit and Paula develops a secret gambling problem. Another devasting incident forces Paula to come to terms with her grief and own past and struggles to live an authentic life.