A tale of freedom and compassion, set in the Soviet Estonia of the 1980s, as experienced by a cat and recounted by its owner. Cat Teofrastus lives a homeless life at a train station. One day, he is offered a home by a family living in a nearby countryside house. However, this happy life is cut short when the cat is taken to the big city and gets lost on the streets. Will Teofrastus find his way back to happiness?