Sheba Kadam grew up in a very traditional Indian family. Arranged marriages and all. She tries her best to get her parents to stray from the idea, but their minds are set. So what happens if one night at a party on a fire escape, Sheba meets Vernon Danielson, a painter who has his own family troubles? Will they find a way to help each other? Will they find a way to escape their troubles? Or will their trouble get too much of a grip on them?