Clarke gets thrown in jail when she unknowingly helps a con artist rip off store manager Bellamy. She gets paroled early after she puts out a blaze (which she had started herself) in the prison shop. She goes back to Bellamy to make amends and ends up falling in love with him. Problems
arise when the store manager's wife gets out of prison. Clarke leaves the scene, but when Bellamy's wife, Prevost, informs him that she divorced him while she was in prison, Clarke comes running back.