Angele (Clotilde Hesme) arrives at a remote Normandy fishing village and meets trawler owner Tony (Gregory Gadebois) via a lonely hearts ad. Finding "true love" is the last thing on her mind, and her crude attempt to seduce Tony fails. Much to the dismay of his mother, Tony gives Angele a room in their house and a job working on the port. Angele has come to Normandy in an attempt to reconnect with her estranged son, who lives with his paternal grandparents due to her tumultuous past. When the truth is finally revealed, Tony has to decide if he should help her fulfill her dream.