The story takes place during the World War II in Nazi-occupied France. The people of Paris had left the city en masse, and in the city periphery Bussy refugees arriving from all sides, but are followed by a regiment of German soldiers. Nazi officers staying in the homes of local people. Lucile leads a dull life alongside her detestable mother-in-law, Madame Angellier. Her husband that loves it left the front and prisoner of war in Germany. She is disgusted by his son’s attitude toward tenants. In their House to install a german officer Bruno von Falk, and even if it is not satisfied with at first get to Lucile overcome prejudices and even attach invader.