Joe, Al, the Alien and the Girl with the Thistledown Hair

Two lonely cowboys meet two traumatised women. Is love the answer, or just more pain?

Two lonely cowboys meet two traumatised women. Is love the answer, or just more pain?
Joe is a diamond, brilliant and multi-faceted and probably on the scale; Alan is pure gold, incorruptible and precious, and possibly malleable.
Maisie has been beaten into a woman hunkered down and waiting for the second shoe to fall; Claire has suffered a tragedy and as especially fragile has therefore been hounded by the British Press.
High in the mountains of Montana a liberal Brit spouts her views about The American Dream.
Will it be WWIII or just an interesting interlude?