Hopeless love for the daughter of his partner leads the young broker to make a heroic sacrifice when he discovers that her brother, employed in the office, has stolen some funds. The boy is engaged to a nice girl, his father bears an honored name, his sister's happiness is too dear to Molnair for him to permit exposure of the ugly truth. So he bids her farewell, writes a letter taking the crime upon himself, and prepares to die. But she knows some things and guesses others, and moves swiftly to bring the hero back from the shadow of death.
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