There are four stories: **** Segment 1 - Family Intrigue (Intriga familiar): In a traditional house of the Lima bourgeoisie, a child, who lives with his mother and aunts, discovers sex looking at the legs and body of his relatives and his housekeeper. His curiosity receives a symbolic final punishment. **** Segment 2 - The Prince (El Príncipe): Prince is a criminal who has leadership cares and is admired by all the inhabitants of a very poor Lima neighborhood, but one day he is captured. ***** Segment 3 - Marketing or the Misadventures of Mercury (Mercadotecnia): A young Liman attends a picturesque course that prepares marketing to sell. Lima runs trying to convince potential buyers but his efforts are futile. ***** Segment 4 - Friends (Los Amigos): The chronicle of a binge of four old friends who are reunited in a bar.