The young writer, Mati, lurks outside the window oh his ex-wife and unsuccessfully approaches other woman. August Kask is a bachelor-barber living a drab life who takes to a little girl, but his approaches are misconstrued as pedophilia. The single mom, Laura, watches a sappy soap opera on TV and pushes away men's advances because sha cannot trust them. Maurer, the architect, thinks about the wellbeing of humanity, but has forgotten his own wife, who, in turn, looks for solace in the coatroom attendant Theo. Woman like Theo, but due to his low social status, they don't take him seriously.