Thomas, a broken-hearted dock employee, reveals himself the inheritor to an estranged cousin’s name and property. His lawyer finds the grounds to be in disrepair with little cash to mend them. whilst he advertises for a prosperous spouse within the American papers, he will get greater than he can have fathomed.
The pair enters right into a marriage of comfort, swapping her fortune for the identify of Marchioness. earlier than the pair can actually get to grasp each other, despite the fact that, Thomas is conscripted into carrier for England within the nice struggle.
Will Thomas live to tell the tale the conflict and go back domestic to a bride he slightly is familiar with? Will Mabel's fortune be adequate to avoid wasting Thomas's crumbling estate?
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