On the night before Alice leaves for college her and her mother get into your typical parental argument which leads to issues and words that shouldn't have been said during such a trivial dispute. All the while, their house was catching fire. They must leave their argument and begin choosing what things they should take and leave before it’s too late. As the heat rises, so does the truth behind their prior intentions. A family drama about letting go when your house is on fire, both literally and figuratively.