Elyse, Susan, and Grace couldn't be happier when their friend Pat organizes a reunion for past residents of the Chicago housing project where they all grew up. It is, after all, celebrating the fiftieth anniversary of its opening, and like their long-ago home, the lifelong friends are also turning fifty. But none of them suspects the event will have life-altering changes...
Elyse plans to attend with her husband, but as usual lately, he bows out,
pleading fatigue. He's 13 years her senior, and Elyse fears he's slowing
down. But does that mean she has to?
Susan also arrives alone. Her marriage is faltering since her diagnosis
of breast cancer. But when she runs into a former flame, it feels like time has
Twice divorced, Grace needs a distraction, and she finds it in Eric. Once a cute kid four years Grace's junior, Eric is now a handsome man whose age doesn't matter--but their differences in financial status might...
And forced by her parents to give up the love of her life after a family
tragedy, Pat never again found love. When an old friend from law school sees a
media report about the reunion and contacts her, will she at last find the love
that's eluded her?
Now it's time for four friends to kick off a new chapter in each of their
lives as past memories join with present temptations and future hopes...