A highly respected Westchester psychotherapist is murdered. A vast cover-up ensues involving corrupt politicians, mobsters, and police. When the investigation hits a wall of legal roadblocks, the doctor‘s son, also a therapist, initiates his own harrowing investigation that carries him from Westchester to the Hamptons, Saratoga, and Lake George. The cover-up leads to other murders before the arrogant halls of political power and corruption begin to crumble in a crescendo of sexual desire, intrigue, violence, and vengeance. During the investigation, our protagonist meets a vivacious woman, falls in love, and takes on the responsibilities of a new family. Against the backdrop of today’s cultural conflicts and madness, he reaffirms the values of love and life, over those of hatred and death.