Against the background of a Napoli from the Grevi atmosphere and suffocating the journey of Delia within itself and the past of her, in an attempt to understand the reasons that brought the mother of her to a mysterious death. The memories open in a comparison with the figure of the mother never happen to the bottom, loved and hated at the same time. Past and present intertwine and confuse themselves while Delia is surprised to discover new aspects of her personality and that of her mother. And finally the voids fill up, leaving a sense of pacification. A book that digs into the mother-daughter relationship without any indulgence, with a glossy and gaunt language that for this reason is even more incisive and intense. A bitter and humanity "domestic" thriller.