This home-spun story features Gaynor as a lonely woman living on a rundown farm with her widowed mother. Reicher wants her children to have a better life than she and is convinced that Gaynor should marry Williams, a soldier home from WW I. He has returned to his former job, a power
linesman, and Reicher thinks he's the best thing for her daughter. But Gaynor's heart belongs to Farrell, who also was a linesman before the war. But his crippling war wounds have forced him into menial tasks and Reicher doesn't consider him worthy of her daughter. Just before the marriage is to
take place to Williams, Farrell miraculously regains his strength, soundly beats his rival, ...