The shocking true story of high-society homicide. In October 2001, banker Ted Ammon, going through a bitter divorce, is brutally killed. Through interviews with friends, relatives and neighbors, the story returns to 1995, when Ammon first meets Generosa Rand. They fall in love, marry and adopt two children. Generosa's insecurities and Ted's regular absences on business take their toll and the Ammons separate. And Generosa begins an affair with construction worker Danny Pelosi, who has a history of jail time for assault.