3 – Noah asks Alison to help him research the local culture for his novel, but their innocent tour of Montauk proves more dangerous than expected. Meanwhile, Cole takes a stand on behalf of his community; and Helen deals with business back in Brooklyn.
2 – Preparations are made at the Butler estate for an annual summer party. Meanwhile, aspects of Noah and Alison’s separate lives start to weave together and the two are forced to consider an inevitability.
Noah escapes the city with his family to a Long Island estate. Alison and her husband struggle to move past a tragedy. Noah and Alison meet in a chance encounter.