What happens to a candidate for president of the United States when he learns that his 24-year-old illegitimate daughter, whom he has never met, seeks to destroy his candidacy and family, just months before the election? What happens to her, when she falls in love with her father’s adopted son?

Twenty five years ago, a professional astrologer, Joanna, rescues Robert from the sea. After they become lovers, Robert’s powerful, political family demands that he return to marry his wealthy fiancée, and Robert reluctantly obeys. He is being groomed to become president of the United States. When he leaves Joanna, Robert does not know she’s pregnant.

As secrets emerge, Joanna and Robert meet again and confront the past and present. Robert confesses a secret that Joanna had never known. Now, on the world stage, they struggle to keep their families and careers from destruction.