Rahmat, high school graduates but he unable to continue his studies at college because he has no money. Since the age of seven she orphaned and raised by the Mba Bunga aka Mas Bambang Mawar salon owner. Although living with a sissy but Rahmat grow into a real man, smart, pious and dutiful. Mawar saloon is infront of Ratih house, a young widow who is two years left by her husband death. Rahmat Secretly fall in love with Ratih. Yet another widow who lived in the area, Mpok Sari, has crush with Rahmat. She even always sent food to the Mawar salon and tells to every body that she is Rahmat’s wife, but Rahmat always politely declined her. So much jealous, mpok Sari says bad things about Ratih so people will hate her. Ratih tried to deny any bad news about her yet she has no the strength to defend herself.
The story is loosely based on a 17th century erotic Chinese story named The Carnal Prayer Mat and follows a young scholar named Yangsheng who gets married to the beautiful daughter of a local merchant.
Recently-retired MI6 agent, George Smiley is doing his best to adjust to a life outside the secret service until a disgraced agent reappears with information concerning a mole at the heart of the service.
Tired of the noise and madness of New York and the crushing conventions of late Eisenhower-era America, itinerant journalist Paul Kemp travels to the pristine island of Puerto Rico to write for a local San Juan newspaper run by the downtrodden editor Lotterman.