Emilia Sauri is born into the privileged, free-thinking class in Puebla. Since childhood, she has loved Daniel. As the country is drawn into civil war, the headstrong Daniel joins the popular movement and begins a long series of partings and reunions with Emilia. Alone, she discovers her gift for healing and takes up the study of medicine. Emilia meets Antonia Zavalza, a physician who opens a new clinic in Puebla. Soon Emilia will have to choose between the stability and comfort of Antonia and Daniel's thrill of conflict. 3 cassettes.