David and Beth have both moved to New York from other cities. David, satirical and jaded, is recovering from a brutal divorce; Beth, idealistic but wounded, is nursing the pain of the boyfriend who left her. When the two meet, they share an instant connection, which is only strengthened by their mutual failures at love. But over the course of a single evening, their encounter turns from casual fling to something more complicated, as emotional baggage opens and secrets come out. As they seek to bury the pain of the past and try their hands at love in a new city, will they find happiness together or more heartbreak?