Loren delivers a baby, then abandons her tricks as a prostitute and becomes a waitress in Montreal to support the child. Her man, Vernon, returns from the Korean War, and though Loren assures him the child is his, he has his doubts. He goes back to working for underworld boss Huston,
telling him that he cannot concentrate on any capers while the child is present in his house. Huston has the boy kidnapped as a favor and Vernon goes off on a stick-up but is turned in by Loren who knows he is behind the abduction. Vernon is captured, vowing revenge against Loren, and is shipped
off to prison. It is 20-plus years later, 1976, and Loren is now the owner of a posh restau...