7. CONVERSATIONS SIX & SEVEN: ONLINE DATING & TWENTY-THREE
Over cocktails, Nicole and Alex, another friend of Michelle’s from Amazon, turn Michelle onto a hot stud from an online cougar dating site, but Michelle’s affection for Gus gets in the way. In Twenty-Three, an aside with Alex and Nicole, the two get high and talk about what they really think of Michelle.
11. CONVERSATION ELEVEN: COKE AND M&M’S
Mark and Bob work for Amazon, the company Michelle worked at for a decade. Meeting in their usual place, the parking garage at headquarters, Bob tells Mark that Alex invited him over for brunch in order to set him up with Michelle. Mark uses this opportunity to get some dirt on Alex and help Bob, overall, with women.
12. CONVERSATION TWELVE: BRUNCH
Following a line of coke, Joel, Alex’s partner, tells Alex that his straight squash buddy, Bob, is at the door while he continues to wait for Alex to join he, Michelle, and Gus in the dining room for brunch. Alex tells Bob that Michelle, his “blind date,” showed up with her kid boyfriend, Gus, but Bob decides to stay anyway.