In this story of a mother (Mitsuko) and her son (Taiji) where the woman dislikes the son while the boy does love his mother the family is in turmoil. The son cannot abide by the situation and leaves the home to live alone. His friend informs him of news that inspires the man to meet his mother. Taiji is growing older, yet the mother still dislikes him. Still Taiji is trying to earn her love.