Julie comes from money, works as a teacher and had a straight-laced
upbringing. That makes it difficult for her lover, Gail, who has a hard time
with conventional small talk and polite society.
Gail loves Julie and wants to be with her, but meeting Julie's family for
the holidays is really creating friction in their relationship. Julie's
stressed, Julie's mother is a tough cookie, and all in all, Gail would
rather be home, loving Julie the best way she can. Can they make it work
just in time for Christmas?