In Dilek tasi episode 1 Mustafa, a man in his early 30s, lives in a poor area of Istanbul with his wife Canan, and their daughter Cemre. Canan is seriously ill and needs surgery to get better. The problem is, that Mustafa doesn’t have the money for it. He’s out of work because the factory where he used to work is shut down. Though he’s always been a proud man, Mustafa realizes he has to ask for help. He decides to go find Mr. Yakup, his former boss, to ask for the back pay he’s owed. His plan is to use that money for Canan’s surgery. But this decision sets off a chain of events that will forever change the lives of Mustafa and his daughter Cemre.