Shocked! Tom Stetson's Army training kicks him into action. He administers first aid to his wife Mary. She’s his everything, especially after they become empty nesters. When her fear of their son crystallizes, the reality ignites dark and dreary behavior. She cycles through various brain stimulation techniques for recovery. Tom’s battle aiding Mary embarks him on a journey to his own resolve. A Loss Too Great is an account of one person’s experience combating emotional disorder and the family impact dealing with the illness.