Just after a terrible separation, Charlie MacKenzie succumbs to beautiful butcher Harriet Michaels and acquaints her with his folks. Yet, as ravenous purchasers of exciting sensationalist newspapers, his folks before long come to presume that Harriet is really a famous chronic executioner – “Mrs. X” – needed regarding a line of odd special night killings. Thinking his folks stupid, Charlie proposes to Harriet. In any case, while on his special night with her, he starts to fear they were right.