Ellen is tired of the same day-after-day routine. She has a huge appetite for romance, but her workaholic husband is not up to the task. The superintendent takes notice of her plight and gives her an unwelcome introduction to the world of anonymous relations. Her sense of feminine adventure is sparked, and she begins a cross country search for fulfillment. Landing on the doorstep of a friend who's husband is a detective, she must get her story straight. The detective husband suspects that the new tenant might not be as innocent and needy as she seems.