50s, Hong Kong. Khan is an experienced doctor who recently lost her husband under the tragic circumstances. A woman works in a small hospital where every day saves the lives of fugitive Chinese immigrants. This is the only thing that can distract the widow from constant thoughts. Once at a party, a woman meets a young journalist who begins to care for a doctor. The woman stubbornly believes that they have no common future, but despite this, she continues to meet with the journalist. The management of the clinic where Khan works is becoming aware of their novel. They warn a woman about the possible consequences of her affair with a married man. But Khan no longer notices anyone around. She is completely absorbed in relationships.