Roel, the idealistic, but rather impractical director of the community center, has a remarkable talent for attracting problems. Fortunately, there's Annabel, his right hand, she can always get him out of trouble. But to her great sorrow Roel doesn't see her as she sees him, in his perpetual quest for his True Love.
Uncle Dirk has won at chess and celebrates it with biscuits at the office. Roel challenges Dirk to play him sometime.
Meanwhile a club has booked one of the rooms for a course in seducing women. Roel tries it out on Suzanne, who thinks it's serious, but Roel is still blind to see she actually likes him.