This is a story about a mother and a son, about a man struggling to find his home.
The story happens in the remote mountainous village of Guangxi, in South China. During World War II, a young woman was forced into sex slavery by Japanese soldiers during their invasion of China. Upon finding out that she was pregnant; she managed to escape from her captors. In 1945, she gave birth to a child. Her family decided that the baby was innocent and that he should be given a home.