Yuzo meets his fiancee, Masako for a Sunday in Tokyo. They only have 35 yen between them but are determined to make the most of it. The couple find themselves playing baseball with some youths and later walking through a new house. It is Masako's optimism that allows her and Yuzo to have a good time and lift Yuzo from his realistic despair.
Of Note in the Kurosawa Canon
Towards the end of the film, Masako breaks the fourth wall.