When Seattle-based librarian Julia Reynolds convinces her unadventurous, jigsaw obsessed husband Jack into a once-in-a-lifetime vacation on the Mediterranean island of Malta she has a secret agenda: a date made 25 years earlier with her first love Alex. But, she's stunned when the sexy Frenchman not only shows up but insists she's his true love, even though he brought his latest young girlfriend along. When Alex storms Julia's holiday villa shouting his love, fantasy becomes reality. What happens when your husband discovers you've been sneaking kisses under the bed with an old boyfriend? The absent-minded, flat-footed insurance man takes action, transforming himself into a new man and getting dance lessons inside and out of the bedroom from an ex-chorus girl. With one last day in Malta, Julia must choose between the husband she never really knew and the man she's dreamt of for 25 years.