An old woman, on her death bed, tells about her two sons. In flashback, the Irish woman recalls the wedding day of her son, Thomas. The ever scrappy Paddy convinces his brother to start out his married life by hunting for sunken treasures.
With the brothers at sea, the new bride and mom pine for their men folk. Will Ilene take it with more difficulty than the experienced mom? Life on the sea is always risky. Tragedy strikes, and only one son rows to port.
The sea, and the hand of God seems unfair to take the good son, and leave the evil one. Mom hasn’t heard the last of her beloved son quite yet. Dastardly deeds are revealed from beyond the grave. As secrets are revealed, others are commanded to be kept secret. Will there be justice, revenge, will supernatural powers be balanced? In the end, it’s going to be a heavy burden for mom to bear.