Sophie feels trapped by the fact that she's being forced into a political marriage. Then she meets Sicilian businessman Renzo, who offers to set her free. She falls in love with him at first sight and gives him her virginity, but she leaves him afterward, knowing she can't hide from her destiny. On the day of her wedding, Renzo breaks into the ceremony and finds out that she is pregnant! He still wants her...but can she be more than just his mistress?