Everything is alright in Alyas life. The spring has come, the sun is shining and her son Vanya will soon be back home. He is currently where "peace" is going on. But the day she learns that Vanya "has not" been captured, a long journey begins that will lead Alya to see the truth. A new Russian play brilliantly blends an absurdist, Beckettian touch with the theme of the individual protesting against the system. A poignant account of one mothers destiny which puts at heart the question of personal responsibility.