A normal life sometimes requires drastic measures in order to keep going.
Rebecca Gilpin’s idealistic life style falls apart. One sister experiences sexual consequences. An unexpected surprise shows up on the doorstep. Set in the 1890s in New England, Rebecca must ward off Cousin Ross who will force a marriage and ship off her sisters. The girls come up with a drastic plan to avoid the cousin’s unwanted attention for three months until Rebecca turns twenty-one and inherits. But keeping secrets wears on the heart and soul as well as the conscience.