Maria’s painful challenge starts when Antonio, her former employer, facing death, decides to make justice for the past and includes her on his will. His goal is to, somehow, make it up to her and ensure that Maria and her daughter, Catarina, won’t have to struggle anymore as he knows the terrible truth: Catarina is Antonio’s granddaughter. Maria had a relationship with Antonio’s son, Henrique. What could be a promising start of happiness turns into a nightmare once Catarina, knowing about the will, decides to kill Antonio, without knowing he is actually her grandfather. Maria find’s it out and has to choose between justice and her daughter.