Damon Savage and Julia Hargate were married as children by their fathers. Each rebelled in his own way. Damon buried himself in his responsibilities as the Marquess of Savage and lived a life as a bachelor. Julia became Jessica Wentworth, renowned actress. They meet again as adults quite by accident. They struggle against their forced marriage but are brought together by attraction and then love. However, before they get their happy ending, they must deal with a jealous ex-mistress, a mercernary theater manager, and the social pressure which would separate them as it would the ton from the working class.
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