All of our lives we've been told that life isn't fair, yet no one has ever bothered to tell us why. Is life merely a culmination of our own failures, compounded one after another, or are things truly beyond our control? Is there a God? If so, is He really out there, looking on us lovingly, or does He despise us and laugh as we stumble around in the darkness of our own humanity? The lives of four individuals unravel as they face a world of consequences both thrust upon them and as a product of their choices. Either way, reality is the result.