"The Vietnam veteran Arthur Druey does not see a way out of the constant depression that his every day life evolved into. In an impulsive act, he decides to join his pal Ian Fraschetti on a trip to Italy.. Italy, where their first mutual love lives. But the fiercely temperamental young woman has changed and has some surprises in store for them: she took the veil and looks after the young child Keo. This Cambodian refugee, illegally in the country, has but one desire: to discover the United States, the country of Arthur and Ian. The little girl is immediately adopted by the threesome who are prepared to do the impossible to make this dream come true. But dreams have their price and in this case, it is an exorbitant one. And destiny soon comes to claim it..."