A story of urban workplace romance follows a legal intern and a surgeon who reunite as adults. They become colleagues and neighbors. As evenly matched as they are, a relationship starts to blossom.
Cong Rong's mother has arranged for her to go out of the country to study economics with the hopes that she can settle down abroad. However, Cong Rong who wishes to become a lawyer sneaks back into the country to pass her requirements and start work as a legal intern. To her surprise, her first and biggest hurdle is none other than her childhood friend Wen Shaoqing. In order to complete her internship smoothly, Cong Rong engages in a battle of wits with Wen Shaoqing even as the red ropes of fate bind them tighter than ever. Wen Shaoqing is not only Cong Rong's landlord, he is also her next-door neighbor. Before she realizes it, she's fallen in love with him.