Through this series, we are transported to 1920s Damascus under the French Mandate. We are shown the extraordinary times of that era through a drama of love, war, fear, betrayal, courage and a struggle between good and evil.
Raehet el Roh' tells the story of Ghada, a woman who gets married to a prominent, powerful man, who has no feelings. In order to escape the emotional prison she is in, she has an affair with another man. When her husband finds out, they end their relationship and get a divorce. However, this isn't the end, as the will to take revenge arises.
An honest employee is wrongfully charged with corruption and is sent to prison. He decides to take revenge following his sentence's completion.
The series show in a funny comedian way the life of two sisters Wadima and Halima who are enemies, and through showing the conflicts that happen between them we get to understand the life style and traditions in poor areas.