Carol McLean is the pretty and devoted wife of undercover cop Lee. While on a job chasing a gang of coke dealers Lee manages to get himself hooked and is now skint. As a result their marriage is under a strain. Lee hires himself out as a gunman to gangster Angel Perno for a big drugs deal. When the deal goes wrong Lee manages to escape with the money. However Perno quickly tracks Lee down and kills him, but unfortunately before he finds out where the money is. Rather than use strong arm tactics on Lee's widow he persuades his associates to let him seduce her. Perno steps in as Carol's lover but it isn't long before he is protecting her from his impatient criminal friends.