Ravishing Helga Hildergard had no way of knowing, when she first set eyes on Frank Swinton, that he would be the love of her life. Yet, before long, to be his bride was her only desire. Then, in a twinkling, Helga learned the truth. Frank was betrothed to Edith Steene, heiress of Sir Alfred, London's wealthiest entrepreneur. Distraught, betrayed by love, Helga fled to Germany. Love was a mere illusion!
Who could have forseen the strange destiny that, years later, would bring these former lovers face to face?
Frank must choose anew. Can he respond to fate's reprieve? Or must he abandon love, and life, yet again?