Segundo is an octogenarian who work in street trading. He lives with his son Mario an unemployed of 38 years. Daily Mario asks him spending money with the promise that they will find work soon. The situation becomes complicated when municipal inspectors take away the goods for non-payment of the permit. Second shall pay within a week if he wants to regain its objects. While trying to get the money, his son Mario continues asking the few bills available to them for sustenance. Shortly before the deadline Segundo find a loan with the shop owner but his son snatches.
Faced with the need to get the required sum Segundo is tempted to steal money from the store of his neighbor.