Rachel leaves her fiance, Barry, at the altar and decides to move in with her old friend Monica after meeting the gang in the coffee place 'Central Perk.' Everyone watches Spanish soap operas at Monica's place. Monica, meanwhile, sleeps with Paul the 'Wine Guy' from her work, who turns out to be less than sincere and lies to get her into bed. Chandler and Joey try to get Ross back into dating who is reeling from his divorce from Carol as he found out she is a lesbian. Ross reveals his high school crush on Rachel and mentions asking her out. Rachel discovers independence isn't as easy as she thought and gets a job at the coffee house as a waitress.