A young man wakes to find himself in a uniquely empty environment, faced with the simple task of making himself a nice cup of tea. He tries and fails several times, in each instance prevented from doing so by a series of slightly bizarre occurrences. Eventually, with his last teabag, he succeeds, seemingly fending off the final challenge with aplomb. But disaster lurks and the tea inevitably spills. The scene changes suddenly and the man wakes up in the reality of his own apartment. His girlfriend brings him a nice cup of tea which, after a few scares, he consumes with relish only to discover a surprise waiting for him at the bottom of the cup.