In the space of few months, three anorexic teenagers have disappeared from the clinic where they were patients. Runaways or kidnap victims? Their families are in distress and the investigation is going nowhere. Lanester is put in charge of trying to find the young girls. With the help of Gabrielle, his faithful cab driver, and still struggling with his own inner demons, he undertakes this painful investigation which sends him unwillingly back to the roots of his own personal quest.