The New York City living, recently divorced 37-year-old career woman Rafi Gardet (Uma Thurman) seeks help with the psychotherapist Lisa Metzger (Meryl Streep). Metzger supports Gardet in the decision, a relationship with a younger man detail. Only later, it turns out that these same 23 men Metzger's son David Bloomberg.
The butcher is deeply rooted in the Jewish tradition rooted to link Davids with a non woman in the family comes to rejection. Rafi and David argue, at the end they reconcile.
The film ends a year later, after the two had separated again. Their eyes meet and they accidentally let their relationship further review.