Roy and Celestial are an African American couple just starting their lives together-when calamity hits them. Roy and Celestial's dreams of further advancing economically and starting a family come crashing down when Roy is falsely accused and convicted of rape.
A twelve year prison sentence separates the couple-Celestial advances her career while Roy navigates through the prison system with hopes his wife's uncle will win an appeal. While Celestial and Roy's family, including best friend Andre support them, the couple must weather through this trial alone.
When Roy is released five years later, the life the couple shared has forever changed. Familial ties, friendships, and love connections sever.
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