In-ha smells the "scent of the chrysanthemums" after seeing Hui-jae arguing in the defense of a pregnant woman on the subway. The two meet again in a student club at their university, but Hui-jae loves someone else and brushes off In-ha's feelings for her. After many years, Hui-jae loses her love and lives without hope. In-ha comes to the rescue and brightens her life. A film based on the best-selling novel of the same name by KIM Ha-in.