With only two years to live, John Morgan contrives, by making a scene in a restaurant, to make his sweetheart break their engagement. She marries his friend, who knows John's secret. But in giving too much attention to business Gordon neglects his wife, and she falls victim to the wiles of his partner, Travers. John, returning suddenly to the apartment he has rented to Travers, is in time to save her from the wrath of her husband, who, coming to consult Travers about a business matter, discovers Ethel in a compromising situation.
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