||Pianist Elaine leaves the city after her younger brother Tim is killed in a traffic accident. She moves to the country and falls in love with cabinet maker Andy. However, Andy is the unofficial guardian of orphan boy Joel, and while Elaine likes him, the youngster reminds her too much of Tim. She returns to the city. Andy arrives to propose to her, but says he wants to adopt Joel; when Elaine refuses, Joel runs away. When the boy is found, safe, Elaine realises she was wrong: she agrees to marry Andy and Joel will join their family.