Hip, new-age clothing designer, Amer Atrash is in pursuit of the American Dream. Though he has come close several times, something always gets in the way of him reaching his goals. His commitment to work leaves his wife Sherry, feeling neglected, and she decides that he should move out. Although Amer tries to bury himself in his work, he's haunted by the memories of an event which happened years ago. Finally, he confesses his secret to Sherry, divulging the story of an unavoidable accident fifteen years earlier, which left Phillip Blackman crippled and in a wheelchair. Believing all the pitfalls in his life are directly linked to events which happened on that fateful night, Amer sets out to find Phillip and make amends.