A quiet place at the lake inspires romantic feelings on the main character. Doug Martin spends the summer here with his parents. When an influential banker Elliot Harper settles in the neighborhood, Doug immediately draws attention to his attractive spouse. Soon Elliot offers a guy to work on his yacht. The hero agrees without hesitation, because it will give an opportunity to get close to the beautiful Lena. Assumptions about closer contact come true. Doug and Lena become lovers. True, the girl warns about the possible unpleasant consequences of their relationship. She paints the bad temper of the faithful, and what she has to endure. One day she calls Doug and confesses to killing her spouse. Lena begs to help her cover the traces of the crime, which Dag does. But if he knew then, at what cost, his own generosity would turn out for him, he would have thought up a hundred reasons not to participate in dances on bones.