Ethel Williamson, a gifted artist and psychic, and Neka Campbell, an electrical engineer, have been enemies for fourteen years. Ethel sets out to destroy Neka's fairytale marriage as the ultimate payback for an assumed wreckage of her teenage years. Ethel's traumatic past demanded revenge that manifested a belligerent ghost promising inescapable doom. "Enjoy these moments until darkness trumpets," it warns. Both women discover that someone else's lie ignited their war fourteen years ago. The truth doesn't terminate hostile feelings. Neka masterminds a final showdown. Ethel tries to use her psychic abilities to sense the details of the explosive plan. Her rising regret culminates in the realization that trauma can live forever and the thrill of revenge can die in an instant. Three mutual friends can't stop Neka's deadly retaliation.