Hilke and Manfred, an unmarried couple, are living together in Berlin where they both work in their respective professions. Financially, they are not badly off; they are perfectly happy and do not think of separation or of marriage.
One day, Hilke discovers that she is pregnant but she also knows that Manfred does not want to have any children as yet, and believes that she can solve the problem in her own way. After a intensive search, she finds a surgeon who will help her. However, when Manfred learns the truth about the operation, their happiness is completely destroyed.
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