When Anna meets Johan "accidentally" in a train station in Stockholm, she doesn't have a clue about the tragedy linking their fates in a most brutal way. Since this initial catastrophe in both their lives, Johan feels magically attracted to Anna. He doesn't let on though, that he knows about their common history. A passionate love affair ensues under the most unfortunate auspices – based on a lie in the shadows of the past. Another catastrophe seems inevitable.