Dr. Bill Vietti is a retired optometrist. He and his wife Suzi live in the Kansas City area near their three children and six grandchildren. Both Bill and Suzi are powered parachute pilots and have traveled across the entire lower 48 states seeking out new places to fly. They also spend much of their time spoiling grandkids.
Sexually abused by his dad, John lives as a loner, harboring horrendous secrets and guilt from his childhood. A nearly fatal accident leaves him in a semi-comatose condition in which he divulges more than he ever has to anyone. His admissions lead to a first step toward recovery and something he has never had, a closeness to another human being.