|Taramade Johnson has it all — beauty, a thriving career and a solid place in one of the nation's most respected family dynasties. But she is stuck in a dead-end marriage, consumed by her desire for Adam Okoya, a male colleague, and burdened with a scandalous secret.
Things start to come undone when it is revealed that the Johnsons' Marine Compact Bank, led by the tyrannical Damelda Johnson, Taramade's mother-in-law, is not as healthy as D would appear. The power structure is shaken and the ensuing tussle sets off a chain of events that rocks the bank, the banking industry and the Johnson dynasty. For some, it is a battle worth dying— or killing— for.