One day he arrives at his house to discover that his wife Susana is gone without explanation or warning. Eligio looks everywhere and talking to people is realizing that between them things were not as good as he thought. After a couple of months, Eligio discovers that Susana has gone to a university in a small city in the center of the United States. Eligio loses his car and rushes to find it. From its arrival the impulsive, idiosyncratic and angry Eligio faces with the rigid and discriminating society of Iowa.