January 22, 1982
Norman, a retired educator, and Ethel have been summering at Golden Pond for almost their entire marriage. This summer their daughter Chelsea decides to visit with her new step-son as her parents are getting older. Norman starts to bond with a grandson he thought he would never have and Chelsea finds herself jealous of the fact she never had that good of a relationship with her father. Norman and Chelsea must try and find a way to tell each other how they feel before it is too late.