A film about love and the enduring values, without which human life is doomed. In 1945 young medical doctor Rumenov, an assistant to Prof. Stanishev, who has been executed by the so-called Popular Court, is interned in Varna. There the young man meets an Armenian, Dikran, a photographer and the love of all the citizens, who helps him to rediscover what true friendship and joie de vivre are. Unfortunately, Dikran has an accident at sea and his condition is critical. Then a pretty girl turns up at the hospital insisting to marry him no matter what. Will love of a woman conquer death?