Italia, Spagna, Gran Bretagna
A tragic motorcycle accident endangers the life of a fifteen-year-old girl. She is the daughter of a surgeon, Timothy. The wating during the post-operation, while she fights between life and death, becomes a privileged occasion for a secret confession of Timothy, not so much as a father but as a man. It is the story of a extramarital love story of many years before, with a prostitute, Italia. Timothy, drunk, raped her. From a controversial relationship, begun with sexual abuse of Italia, there was a genuine sentimental relationship. After Italia became a pregnant woman Timothy decided to leave her wife if he did not receive the news of a further pregnancy by the spouse. At that point, Italia, believing to abandoned, decided to abort with the help of some gypsies, an operation that would have caused internal hemorrhage, and consequent death. The daughter, motionless, is finally out of danger.