Melody is a single girl in California and she likes it that way. She's sick of the dates from hell and the hassles. Melody's best friend, Laura, lives in Texas and can't stop raving about her new boyfriend. In a jealous move, Melody lies and invents a boyfriend for herself to make it seem like she is just as happy as her out-of-state friend. But the plan backfires when Laura and her boyfriend come to California to meet her new "boyfriend." In desperation, Melody asks a guy at her work that she is not that fond of to help her, but he sees an angle to move up the corporate ladder and accepts. Will all Melody's lies finally catch up to her? Or will she pull a few strings?