A drama that takes place during the turbulent times in Korea. The story revolves around four young adults. Choi Woon-hyuk (Ryoo Soo-young) was initially born into a poor family. However because of his ambitions and hard work he goes to study in the Soviet Union and becomes a side man of a high figure. Moon Suk-kyung (SohYoo-jin), being the daughter of a landowner was born into an upper class background. As for Kim Hae-kyung (Han Eun-jung) she was born into a family of tenant farmers that work on the land Suk-kyung's father owns. Lee Dong-woo (KimHo-jin) is an adopted son of President Lee Seung-man. See how these four ambitious lives cross in Seoul, 1945.