Divorced businessman Holden, frustrated with women and unwilling to associate with anyone, stays hidden away in his luxurious California home. When he discovers the pretty, outgoing free spirit Lenz sleeping on his doorstep one morning, he doesn't report her to the police; he simply chases
her off his property. When the girl returns the next day to pick up her forgotten guitar, she convinces Holden to let her take a bath and spend the night in a comfortable bed. Lenz returns a third time, this time accompanied by the police, and Holden goes along with her story that he is her uncle
and takes custody of her. The two begin to talk openly with one another, and a true ...