Rimini Matte, a young Canadian widow who decides to live her life with regrets and sadness after the loss of her husband, gets a wake up call after his death and finds a reason for living. She had succumbed to believing that her husband, Marcus, had left her for another life that he had yearned for and had died in a different country leaving her to cry at a grave without a body in it. News from the USA makes her fly over there to verify news about his death and that is where she meets the Texan Chad Venus, who becomes interested in her for the sake of his own survival. With time, Rimini finds out things that make her open up to the stranger as he realizes his interest in her evolving, beyond his desire for the key she holds to saving his life. She realizes that in order for her to move towards the future, she had get up, dust herself off and get rid of past ghosts that held onto him and herself.