Baroness Marina is a twenty-six-year-old spinster. Feeling pressure to get married, Marina gets dressed up and goes with a friend to a theater. There she is approached by Earl Justin, one of the most prestigious men in society. But Marina feels she's too plain for him, and her brother's gambling makes it impossible for her to provide a dowry. When Justin still proposes, Marina cannot believe it, but little does she know that the marriage is a revenge plot to take back his estate!