Jack Breiman is American. He's fifty and lives a monotonous life as an expert accountant for a big firm based in Dallas, Texas. His world turns upside down the day his boss sends him to Paris in order to solve a few problems they are having with their French office. Jack crosses the Atlantic and sets up in Paris. His trip rekindles the memory of his childhood love, an eleven-years-old parisian girl who spent a year in his class... What has become of her, after all these years? And Jack, what will become of him if he ever finds her?