Twelve years ago Finn's girlfriend, Layla, disappeared. He told the police the truth about that night. Just not the whole truth. Now Finn has moved on. But his past won't stay buried. A small Russian doll left near the his house is torture to Finn and his fiance. It's a sign that Layla is still alive. And so the happiness he has managed to find with Layla's sister, Ellen, is brought into question.
A young British couple are driving through France on vacation when they stop at a service station. He runs in to use the restroom, she stays in the car. When he returns, her car door has been left open, but she's not inside. No one ever sees her again. Ten years later he's engaged to be married; he's happy, and his past is only a tiny part of his life now. Until he comes home from work one day and finds his new fiancée sitting on their sofa turning something over in her fingers, holding it up to the light. Something that would have no worth to anyone else, something only he and she would know about, because his wife-to-be is the sister of his missing first love. As more and more questions are raised, their relationship becomes strained. Has his first love somehow come back to him after all this time? Or is the person who took her playing games with his mind?
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