Karen and Steve go to dinner and find themselves at the same restaurant where Nick and Althea are dining with Matt and Maggie. Karen insists on leaving and coming back later as to not be seen by their colleagues. Nick persuades Althea to dance. Later, back at Althea's apartment, he notes her nervousness and is tempted to make advances toward her. Steve tells Karen about his childhood. Karen's private thoughts are about Matt, who is at home making love to Maggie.