Carl Laplante, chooses silence after a dramatic event forces him to question his entire life. He leaves his friends and family behind, severing all contact at age 18. That was fifteen years ago. Now his name is Simon. Inventing a past, he meets Brigitte and begins sharing his new life with her. At age thirty-three Simon appears to have found a certain peace, all thanks to the strong bonds he’s created with his new friends, colleagues and in-laws, who adore him. Aveux picks up the story, as Simon is forced to reconnect with the horrifying events of his past.