Michelle Mcnally cannot see, hear, nor speak. She inhabits a world of infinite black. A seamless, endless void where nothing reaches her and she reaches nothing. On the sheer will of her ferocious rage against destiny, Michelle struggles to stay afloat in the impenetrable whirlpool her life has become. Into this isolation enters a battle weary teacher, Debraj Sahai. Debraj takes up a challenge that is next to impossible - to lead this wild, uncontrollabel child into the light of knowledge. Thus begins a journey of two headstrong individuals.