When ninety-year-old Lily Flynn checks herself in to Lakelands Nursing Home, she leaves one instruction…

…that her daughter Deirdre is to be given the diary Lily has kept from before Deirdre’s birth. In it, Lily hopes that Deirdre will finally find the answers she is looking for – the truth behind her father and mother’s relationship and why she must now, at the end, learn to forgive.

But as Zoe, a young helper in the nursing home reads the diary, Lily’s memories force everyone to question their own life choices…