As grey clouds hang in the cool November air, Emily watches her husband's casket lower into the ground, and she is consumed with grief. With her life companion of thirty years, business partner, and the father of her son w gone, Emily must face the agonizing truth: she is alone in the world. Desperate to keep her husband's memory alive for her future grandchild, Emily retrieves an old hatbox full of pictures and embarks on an emotional journey through her past. She relives both joyful and heartbreaking moments of young love, marriage, the birth of her son, an estranged relationship with her mother-in-law, and the unexpected death of her own parents. As she does so, Emily soon realizes that she is defined by her experiences and begins to summon the strength to move forward. But the future has other surprises in store for her. In this poignant tale, a widow forced to confront life without her beloved husband soon discovers that a new life awaits her-if she finds a way to let go of the past.