Maren has realized that her life did not turn out as she had hoped. She decides to leave it all behind and enroll in school. She is going to follow her dream to be an accountant. To make ends meet, she gets a job at a café.
It's payday and some of the café workers have come in for their checks. Punk girls spills her whipped cream on the trophy wife, which causes a domino effect of interactions between the regulars, ending in a "moment" between Bryan and Maren.
Maren meets Eyepatch guy. Bryan and Sid speculate on who he is, but no one really knows. They're all used to his odd habits. Maren is intrigued, especially when he puts his newspaper away. That's when the fun really begins.