Mom and Dad, married over fifty years, are retired and living at home with Natalie, their great-niece. Mom has a serious health issue and has decided how she needs to handle it. Her decision makes everyone question their moral thinking. Mom's short list of things to do includes a final conversation with their son, Ted, who has been out of touch for over two years. Ted is enjoying his life in the city when he receives a message from home, "Ted - son - come home. My time is running out."