Manuel returns to Barcelona, Spain, in 2010 after a twenty-five-year absence. In 1984, he married the love of his life, Cristina, and they immediately immigrated to Australia. They enjoyed a very happy and successful life until tragedy took hold of his senses. He felt a desperate need to reconnect with his roots, but his love for Sydney was like a magnet, enticing him to live out his days in his adopted country. As his days unfolded in the land of his birth, unexpected events obscured a clear vision for his future.