When a single mother has a child she feels she cannot take care of, she leaves it in
a dumpster. The child is discovered by a nun, Caterina (Buy), who takes it to the
hospital and visits it every day. Now on a quest to find the child's mother, Caterina
is led to the owner of a local cleaners. The owner, Ernesto (Orlando), had an affair
with one of his workers nine months ago and believes the child is his. He decides to
join Caterina on her quest to find the mother.