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Set initially in Japanese city of Kobe, a young woman mourns her fiancé, killed in a mountaineering accident. On impulse, she writes a letter to her fiancé at his childhood home. A young woman, with the same name, who had been at school with the fiancé, responds. A relationship develops between the two women.

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