Schneider is an unhappy woman married to Houston, a wealthy boor. After her lover drowns, she turns to her son, Waterman, for comfort. Houston doesn't like what he thinks he sees happening and sends the boy off to college. There Waterman meets Brake and loses his virginity. But he
eventually goes home and gets to know his mom much
better. Houston returns from a trip one day to find the two in a clinch. A fight ensues and Schneider ends up killing Houston. Having been knocked unconscious during the fight, Waterman believes he killed Houston and unknowingly takes the rap for
his mother. Acquitted because his actions were in defense of his mother, Waterman late...