Lera arrives in Prypyat, but her passport is stolen shortly after getting off the bus. Ihor, with his influence in the army, manages to help her retrieve her belongings. Ihor sets Lera up with his friends, Sveta and Anton. On various occasions, Ihor attempts to win Lera's heart, but to no avail. In a chance meeting, Lera falls in love at first sight with Vitas, a nuclear engineer.