Moriyama Mikuri starts working as a cleaner for Tsuzaki Hiramasa after she is fired from her job. After just a couple of weeks of working there, her parents inform her of their decision to move out to the countryside. Mikuri cannot see a future for herself there, so in a desperate move, she asks Tsuzaki if he would consider hiring her as his wife. To her surprise, he agrees to pay her to become a housewife. As neither are confident their friends and family would accept such an idea, they decide to pretend to really get married.