When Eli Prescott applies for a promotion to get better health insurance for his ailing sister, he soon discovers how vindictive office politics can get. He knows his background won't hold up to vigorous scrutiny, but he has some allies to help. When he loses the position he hoped for, he discovers something even better ... acceptance from the family of his biological father. But Eli soon learns that past mistakes and family secrets can be more dangerous than office politics. They can be deadly.