Amy Ross is an admired and respected art historian and has had many lovers in her time. Now in her later years, she lives as an enigmatic recluse in a magnificent country house overlooking the Thames.
Despite the serenity of her life, Amy suppresses the memory of her dangerously explosive love affair with the artist Jarret Sparrow; for years her feelings for him dominated her entire life and took her to the furthest limits of carnal desire, but ultimately their love was made impossible by secrets, selfish desire and their ruthless ambition.
Jarret returns to Amy’ life and is enthralled by her, though haunted by his past misdeeds. Is Amy willing to rekindle her affair with Jarret, and at what price...?