Theo lives in a loveless and dull relationship with Barbara, his wife of 45 years. In secret, he imagines what it would be like to get away from this bleak existence. But what is there to do?
Week after week, Barbara sets up the game of Scrabble. But one day, the game presents an unexpected and magical opportunity for Theo. Could it be possible that a few simple letters could bring Theo’s dark fantasies to life? Is it possible that a chosen word determines his and Barbara’s destiny? Is there a change of getting away with murder?