A family of women for whom life has often been shaky but who have always risen above tumultuous times. Men have little place in this life and naturally, when one of the women falls in love, things begin to waver. A sense of balance is to be redefined and everyone attempts to do it more or less well. But destiny will allow them a respite for a very brief time before imposing another reality. The family will need to relearn everything. The mechanics of adoption will be set in motion again forcing everyone into new roles.