Helena Joubert is lost in herself. Somewhere between her varsity-suitcase, so the word turbulence and two water-boys, the Helena she knew disappeared. She and her husband Gustav’s passionate relationship made way for a permanent ceasefire. The once joyous, uninhibited girl her young days is just tantalizing pictures on the wall. Her journalistic dreams gave way to occasional articles in vanity publications. How did it happen that her life has become so small? How did it happen that her only friend and confidant her housekeeper is Miriam?