Mavis Wishmonger is a porky, puny and thoughtful psychiatrist from the hood. Her life is going nowhere until she meets Robert Chen, a weak, hairy man with a passion for food.
Mavis takes an instant disliking to Robert and the selfish and cold-blooded ways he learnt during his years in the country.
However, when a mugger tries to trick Mavis, Robert springs to the rescue. Mavis begins to notices that Robert is actually rather patient at heart.
But, the pressures of Robert's job as a housekeeper leave him blind to Mavis's affections and Mavis takes up writing to try an distract himself.
Finally, when sinister nurse, Phil Grey, threatens to come between them, Robert has to act fast. But will they ever find the incredible love that they deserve?