It is 1960's Dublin. Calista is young, beautiful and headstrong. When she falls in love with Alexandros and moves to Cyprus, she can never imagine the torment and destruction the marriage will bring to her life and to that of her family. The consequences stir in Calista such an intense desire for revenge that she can never rest until the final act.
Pilar has grown up in rural Spain and she vows that she will never again return to a life of poverty. She spends her life striving for success and searching for the one thing she knows will make her happy.
In the end, the lives and families of these two women become inextricably linked in terrible tragedy which will send shock-waves through their families.