Maryam leads an independent life as a divorced mother of three daughters. A chance meeting with Jibril, who is in prison and whom she barely knows, makes her aware of what is missing in her life. They begin a fiery love affair. In the meantime, she masters the problems of daily life at work and at home with her children. The two go in search of happiness. In their longing for each other they try to fill an inner void. The attention they draw from each other eventually becomes the measure of their self-esteem.