A lonely girl lives an empty life. Kept
in a brothel, the muscle in one of her
legs has been cut to keep her there.
One night she escapes and meets Gisuke,
a murderer whose parents died in an
epidemic when he was a child....
lives in a shinto shrine together with
the priest. It is a hard life since
her parents died in the flood. One day
a stranger appears to live with them.
She recognizes that she loves him but
he does not know about her fate...
is searching for the silver thread that
will make all wishes come true, to release
the world from war and fear. Will she
ever find it...