St George's High School employs Sheba as it's new art teacher. Sheba is quickly befriended by another teacher, the older Barbara. The two become close friends with Sheba confiding all her woes upon Barbara. When Sheba embarks upon an illicit affair with one of her students, it is Barbara she turns to. As her secret is discovered and her world turned upside down, can she rely upon Barbara as the much needed shoulder to cry upon?