The book Yesterday When I Was Young tells the story of two young lovers meeting, falling in love, getting all the happiness one could hope for. Until fate and misfortune separate the two. By the time he reunites with his waiting love, disaster strikes again. Trying to crawl out from everything, a friend offers him a trip to the big city where he is soon mesmerized by a lovely lady in red. But fate intervenes again with the sudden disappearance of his newfound love. Determined to find her, his search leads him from town to town but finds no trace. As his hopes begin to fade, the unexpected happens.