Nicky Spurgeon is an extremely accomplished con man. When a young grafter, Jess tries to take him, he sees right through her. He takes her under his wing, and they become romantically involved. And with Nicky';s profession of being a liar and a cheater for a living, he realizes that deception and love can';t go together. They split, only to see each other three years later... And things get messy. .