Syms and Ritchie play two aging nightclub hostesses sharing an apartment. Ritchie is an extrovert who's fascinated with and attracted to a variety of men, while her companion exudes a cynicism that protects her vulnerable self. The two become quite dependent on one another. Syms,
hardened by her own failures with men, becomes angry when her companion gets involved with Judd. He's a wealthy businessman, separated from his wife and controlled by his father. Ritchie insists that Judd prove his love, and the man responds by getting her a job in the family business. His father
is angered with Judd's defiance. Syms' father, a country schoolteacher, comes for a visit. Rel...