Brothers Adam and David Remler share the bond unique to identical twins, connected in all aspects of their lives and content to be so. Until Ariel Warning, a beautiful young woman with suspect qualities, comes to work for the brother s film company and begins a relationship with David while secretly pursuing Adam. When Adam falls to temptation, his sense of self is shattered. Adam goes out into the world to learn just who this mysterious woman is, seeking to protect his brother even as he betrays him. His inquiry takes him from the heartland of America to the Far East, becoming a journey of self-invention as much as a fact-finding mission. Every new facet of Ariel s past draws Adam in deeper, turning his investigation into a journey to solve the ultimate mystery: his problematic lost self.