Summary: A convenience store clerk saddled with dreams of rural contentment and a monetary burden he never deserved. A well-spoken gangster dangerously eager to receive his payout. A restaurant manager with violent plans for a customer. A lonely old woman whose pestilent ways might just get her killed. A tall, dimwitted waiter halfheartedly functioning as an accomplice. Their stories intersect in a quaint Italian bistro; what follows will have something to do with a steaming bowl of pasta.