Things have turned sour lately between hospital nurse Alice and shampoo sales-representative Aldo. Alice blames her husband for lacking ambition and contemplates divorce. one day Aldo wins the 10-million-euro lotto prize. But, unwilling to share the bonanza, he keeps mum about it, especially after he finds out that Alice has had an affair with Gérard, Aldo's former friend and--new boss. Aldo leads a double life, spending his money in secret.