Detective A. L. Wright returns from his vacation considering plans for the twilight of his career. Fortunate for him, two provocative women present similar options bundled with their own brand of reasoning. One, his former partner, is crossing over to a darker side. The other woman, well it’s not clear whether she is a victim or the perp. Their ominous secrets could derail Wright’s career. Neither women suspect their pasts are tied to a floater discovered this morning in the bay. The body count continues. Wright must weave his way around the suits until the water crests. Tackling blackmail, power brokers, and sex scandals isn’t easy when you’re treading water. It’s enough sets this trio over the edge.