The young ladies have little trouble attracting men. Even the married Conchita has sound someone to replace her much absent husband Richard. Virginia is attracted to Lord Seadown but so is Lizzy Elmsworth. A surprise visit from their landlady and Seadown's lover, Idina Hatton, forces everyone's hand. Virginia and Seadown are married but she is somewhat shocked to learn on her wedding day his real reason for marrying her. Nan meanwhile is upset to learn that the handsome but penniless Guy Thwaite is leaving for South America after having signed a two year contract to build a railroad. By chance, Nan meets Julius Folyat, the Duke of Trevenick who is immediately attracted to her and proposes. As for Lizzy, she finds love with engineer Hector Robinson.