The story, dispose in 1999, is told in flashback form: in June 1974 a federal law agent, Benjamín Espósito, becomes spellbound close to and subsequently entangled in the questioning of the crime of a young woman, brutally raped and murdered inside her establishment in a Buenos Aires neighbourhood. Her widowed quiet, bank hand Ricardo Morales, is shocked by the news; Espósito vows to find the killer and talk about him to justice. In his troubles he is aided close to his dipso assistent Pablo Sandoval and a settler, the control class attorney-at-law Irene Menéndez-Hastings, who takes for as conditional on chief. Espósito's rivaling partner Romano pins the murder on two alien workers so as to effect on rid of the matter - an appear that enrages Espósito, who attacks Romano in a fury.
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