Emily and Henry grew up believing they could have it all; career fulfillment, love, family, happiness. When they meet in their early twenties, they are united and sustained by the promise of this future, but as they struggle together into adulthood, they face the cruel reality that their lives are not turning out the way they thought they would. Even as they meet expenses with multiple jobs, stark apartments and extra roommates, they discover that the dream of a life together and raising a family might slip out of their grasp.