| 94 min

After his release from the orphanage, 18-year-old Peter seeks his own way. He goes to Berlin and works in a construction brigade, but he is not happy. Since he does not like the work, he becomes a driver. With his new friends he gets involved in criminal activities. His relationship with women is also complicated. Sabine, who loves him more than he loves her, expects a child from him. Peter, however, falls in love with his probation officer, Margot, who is in her mid-thirties, and experiences a brief period of happiness with her. Sabine withdraws from Peter and marries her suitor Christoph, but she does not become happy with him and attempts suicide. When Margot learns of Peter's child and Sabine's love for Peter, she separates from him.