The show takes place on the Brooklyn Bridge over New York’s East River. Harry is about commit suicide by jumping off. Meanwhile, his old schoolmate, Milt, appears planning to meet his wife on the bridge and then kill her so he can run off with a sexy girl from the office. Luckily, when Harry and Ellen fall in love, the deaths are averted and all looks well. However, a year later Ellen no longer loves Harry. Meanwhile, Milt has decided he wants Ellen back. Together, they decide that they must murder Harry.