Injuries from an IED explosion pushed Tessa Pines out of the army. Now, haunted by the friend who gave his life for her, Tessa tries to get on with living. But her hopes of a quiet recovery become doubtful when sparks fly again between her and her ex-husband. Cordon Morant never thought he'd see Tessa again. Despite their rediscovered passion, he still wants answers to some old questions, like why she left him. When her roommate finagles them into a paranormal investigation of the old Ashwood Institute, Tessa and Cordon find themselves in a fight for their lives. Are some things best left in the past and the dark?