All of her life, forty-year-old Sandy Tucker has been a kind and trusting soul. Owner of the Fancy Hair and Manicures salon in Michelle, Tennessee, she hires Amber Lynn Newby as a manicure specialist. Sandy cares about and trusts Amber like a sister. But Sandy soon discovers the feeling is not mutual. Two days after Sandy's fortieth birthday, Amber and her boyfriend Todd Adams brutally attack and torture her. She endures rape, burns, scalding by acid, starvation, and a gunshot to the head. She knows it's a miracle she survived. Paralyzed from the neck down, Sandy embarks on a difficult and slow recovery, aided Jerry Haggard, her boyfriend, as well as her friends from the salon. Sandy knows God has never left her side. But nightmares still haunt Sandy as Amber and Todd were never found or arrested. Sandy fears that Amber the psychopath will come back to finish the job.