Emily learns about the job she is being offered thanks to Madeline's pregnancy.
This does not go down well with her boyfriend, Doug, who is upset.
Emily arrives in Paris and finds herself ridiculed and being called "la plouc" by her peers.
In the end, she realizes that the only chance she has at making things work is if she does them of her own accord.
Emily gets a phone call from Doug, who says that he has his passport.
They have cybersex and Emily plugs in her vibrator, but it takes all the power out the building she is in.