Leah Vaughn seems to have the ideal life. It enjoys a challenging career lobbyist, and Dave, her boyfriend for a long time, adores. Yet at age 36, she is ready to take the next step. Marriage and starting a family seems to be a logical and welcome step, but Dave is not so sure. Being the type who does not like to commit, his hesitations lead to a painful breakup. Later, Leah Duncan Carter meets a charming stranger and caring. Their relationship progresses rapidly and Leah seems to have found the perfect man. But it all seems too good to be true. Soon, his protective nature turns into something more sinister.