Rita is overjoyed when news breaks that her 26-year-old boy, Dennis, will be released from prison. With the mind of an eight-year old, Dennis has been serving a prison sentence for the alleged rape of a minor girl, and the rest of the neighbourhood is all but pleased with Dennis' homecoming. Barbara, the victim's sister and mother of an eight-year-old girl, is the most vocal opponent. But Rita fights like a lioness for her son's rehabilitation. Finally she will succeed in countering the community's fury into a united struggle for a humane future of her beloved son. An inspiring tale of love conquering all.