Mrs. Sengupta, a widow from Kolkata, books a trip across America to find out about her son, who left India to find a new life. She is joined by the young tour guide, Satya, and an American companion who wants to be an actress, Rebecca. Mrs. Sangupta’s son was gay, and her late husband forbid him to come home after he comes out to them. She is seeking answers about his life, the man he loved, and the country he chose. This is a charming story, well told, about the transformations each major character undergoes as a result of this two-week whirlwind tour.