Faye Grant is a 24 year old school high school teacher. She's been married to Frank Grant, a car salesman, for 3 years, though she does not love him. She regrets marrying him but pretends to be a happy wife. When Jack Asbury, a 30 year old math teacher, begins work at the school Faye is at, she is instantly attracted to him, and he to her. They almost immediately begin a very intense and passionate affair. He's all that she can think about. She knows what she's doing is wrong but she can't stop no more than Jack can stop. What consequences await the two adulterous lovers?