The still of the night is broken as a car comes to a halt outside the Olympia Diner. Not a soul to be found except our protagonist, Sean Jacob O'Reily, whom surfaces from his ride. He rushes into the diner with urgency in his step. Inside he finds his best friend, Josh, bleeding to death. What has brought Josh to this diner in the middle of nowhere? Why has he slit his own wrists? In a carefully crafted soliloquy Josh will weave a tale that will change Sean forever and bring to light the beauty loked in the pages of King Lear.