Maria’s life is marked by her longing for closeness. Her greatest enemy is loneliness, which she tries to combat with numerous one-night stands, drugs and alcohol. One morning, Jan appears in her life, and as the two grow closer, Maria realizes that for the first time ever a close and honest relationship might be possible. She tries to break with her former life but, being afraid of failure, doesn’t know how to do it. She tries hard to hide her past from Jan but by doing so unwittingly heads toward catastrophe.