Edlyn is an impressionable girl who has great respect for her father's seeming devotion to their family. But her idyllic life is turned upside down when she learns that her father, Jess , is having an affair with their neighbor. Determined to shield her mom from heartbreak, Edlyn makes sure that Jess comes home every night, even if it means waiting up for him outside his mistress's house. How long will she live a lie just to keep their family intact? Will her father ever get his act together?