During her sister's suitor party, a comely young
maiden is awestruck when a handsome lord sets his sight on her.
Captivated by his interest, she nevertheless refuses his
advances, so as not to offend her sister. But then another
party guest with sinister intent stages an accident, isolating
the couple on an island overnight and threatening scandal if
they did not marry. But despite the trickery and her staunch
nature, the passion between them could not be denied...