One morning, Sophie Dupont finds a hastily written goodbye note from her wealthy, playboy lover, Wesley. When his brother Stephen arrives, he realizes that Sophie has been left not only heartbroken but also pregnant. Captain Stephen Overtree proposes marriage to Sophie 'in name only' to preserve her honor and give legitimacy to his brother's child. Just as they begin to fall in love, he is called back to the battlefront. Wesley returns soon after, determined to win Sophie back, and she must choose between the two brothers.