Steve Boheim in his late 20’s, is a chartered accountant, works as a manager in a large firm of chartered accountants in the City of London. He is married to Kate, a pretty young woman. She is a software engineer and works alone from home since her boss had moved to another city. They are very well off, have no children, and live in a town house in a fashionable part of central London. They have been very much in love.
One day, they quarrel after Kate having been very depressed, and suspecting of suffering from Claustrophobia, and Steve very frustrated having been passed over for the promotion to become a partner in his firm. Kate claims that she has been sacrificing for him all the time, and that when she met him, she was a virgin and has had no other men besides him. He claims that he had plenty of choice of stunning girls but chose her… And they divorce.
After a few years, they meet again by accident in a party and rediscover each other.
By flashback, they tell each other their stories since their split.
Their affairs/relationships are full of romance, sex, glamour and some times funny
and some times, outright dangerous.
Kate’s three stories relate to her first boyfriend who was a model and very handsome but gay. Her second boyfriend was a slave driver who takes her on a trip to Middle East and ‘sells’ her to his boss, a rich Shaikh. And finally, she meets a scrounger who lives off on many women like her.
Steve’s experiences include firstly, with a clergy whom he meets for spiritual help, after breakdown of his marriage, but who is gay, and wants him to be his sex partner. Then he meets with a smart, sexy young woman who happens to be connected with a group of con men. Steve falls in love with her but she tries to swindle him with a small fortune.
Finally, he finds a girlfriend who is a fellow chartered accountant, slightly older than him, divorced with three children. Her young teenage daughter gets infatuated with him and the relationship ends in a disaster.