Babbitt might think he's the only person in the world who's dissatisfied. But every now and then, he realizes that everyone else is too, especially his wife Myra. After a failed dinner party, Myra puts on a brave face and assures him that everything was a success. Afterward, though, he can hear her crying. The main difference between them is that Myra is much better at hiding her dissatisfaction from the world.