Woman meets a fish monster. Woman falls in love with fish monster. Woman plots against government to help fish monster escape captivity and torture. It is a tale as old as time.
Elisa goes into the movie theater under her apartment and finds the creature watching the film.
Elisa walks downstairs in the morning and gets a pair of movie tickets from the theater owners.
Elisa gets off the bus and walks to work.
Giles takes Elisa out for pie after work and he flirts with the guy behind the counter.
Elisa rides the bus to work and later Giles drives the disguised van.
Elisa and Zelda are getting lunch when they are interrupted by Fleming who says they are needed by Strickland.
Giles brings in his latest design to the firm but they tell him to try something else.
Dr. Hoffstetler returns home and finds some men waiting for him.
Dr. Hoffstetler waits in the middle of giant piles of sand for his Russian handler.
Strickland is driving down the road in his new car when he gets some appreciative looks from the people in another car.
Elisa finds a canal where she plans on releasing the creature when the water levels rise.