Julie Covington wants to discover herself. On the threshold of adult life, Julie, is filled with confusion and self-doubt. She knows a marriage to Dennis would provide a safe and secure future which her family wholeheartedly desires. But deep within her heart she feels that this is not enough to sustain her throughout her lifetime.
She wants to be accepted as a serious artist and she wants to possess a love as vital as the one her grandmother had for her first love. Enter Larry Paxton. He displays a keen interest in her paintings and Julie starts ot hope that both of her wants can be fulfilled. Will this road lead t her happiness or to a lonely dead end?