What happens with love when a woman in the middle of her life gets three months left to live? Anja (43) lives with Thomas (59) in a large family of biological children and stepchildren. For years, the couple has grown independent of each other. When Anja gets a terminal brain cancer diagnosis the day before Christmas, the couple is thrown into a crash course in mutual trust. By getting to know each other anew, they unconsciously become the principal characters in their own love story.