The world has gone post-apocalyptic and Amoury Sweet lives in a society where prudes rule and the human spirit is subdued. Initially, she copes as well as anyone can under these circumstances. But it is a machine-dominated, harsh and unforgiving world and soon the mysterious dreams that were once only a nuisance become a stumbling block in her attempt to blend in. She was never meant to live this way and neither was anyone else and she knows this. But can she free herself and others from the tyranny of prudishness?
Following a mysterious trail revealed to her in a dream, a young girl living in a post-apocalyptic world finds herself in a strange new world with circumstances that force her to make some serious decisions.