Kemp, a businessman in Saudi, trying to restore his finances, his integrity, and ignore politics, gets trapped with a former lover (now married), in an abortive coup. Shared danger reignites their affair; they survive, but the following calm doesn't last. As the regime falls, with everyone planning their escape, Kemp tries to convince her to commit, while he chases one last, big deal--a deal her husband hooked--and which could force him to take a political stand.
Well, you know by now this isn't a hook.
Apply all the yapping from the previous 591.