Three lesbian couples work through the challenges of their unique relationships and of their particular stages of life. The "mothers" must balance careers, relationship vitality, and the figurative and literal maternal forces tugging at their lives. The "maidens" are at a romantic juncture, discovering theres more than one way to save a life in the midst of deciding whether to remain a couple or go their separate ways. The "crones" are adjusting to retired life, discovering that free time brings out a persons true nature. All the characters are connected by Nikki, one of the "maidens," in this novella of love, discovery, and rescue. Sometimes, humor and adventure sustain a relationship. Sometimes love is a choice. Sometimes, its best to let it go.