Jennie Remington has gotten herself into a mess. Her playful flirting with two men has left them both expectant of her hand in marriage, and now her parents are demanding that she pick and marry one of them. Then Jennie remembers the words of her sister, Susie, who has been estranged from the family for becoming a mail-order bride: she should never marry a man who merely tolerates her and whom she cannot respect.
In desperation, Jennie breaks the rules and writes to Susie, begging for her help. Susie lives out west with her husband and his brother, Lawrence, who is suffering from a broken heart, and Susie has an idea….