Kip Polyard (Robert Gomes) suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder and hasn't left his rent-controlled Manhattan apartment in 10 months. When Celine (Leslie Kendall), a beautiful young woman, moves in next door, Kip finds himself in an unlikely romance. But trouble arrives in paradise when Celine's ex-boyfriend Andy (Frank Deal) shows up. Can Kip and Celine's burgeoning romance survive Andy's anger and jealousy? And is Celine harboring a secret of her own?