Arthur Pepper’s wife of 40 years, Miriam, died a year ago. In finally tackling cleaning out her clothes, he finds a gold charm bracelet he has never seen before. One of the charms is a beautiful elephant with an emerald, and a name and phone number engraved on it.

He calls the number, and so begins the journey of finding a Miriam he did not know. Along the way, Arthur finds a self he did not know, connects with his daughter in new ways, and begins to live his life again. Never trite or saccharine.