In the haze of the morning after, a one night stand may be the start of something beautiful, a much loved husband has gone missing in a long-term marriage, a young couple grow up with the forthcoming birth of their first child, a young man mourns the death of his wife. Love is a tender place in the heart of a city where fragile relationships collide and paths cross. As Gloria waits for her husband to return home, 14 months seems a long time to go out to buy a pint of milk. Seeking solace in the friendship of a young man also looking for love, a domino of friendships and near misses unravel the disparate lives of several different people. Somewhere Marvin watches his wife. . ..