DADDY. Jack Strauss, dynamic, wonderful man, the owner of a multimillion dollar New York construction company, a father who treats his daughters like princesses-butwon't turn over the business to them because they're only girls... or is it because of his secret?
HIS LOVING WIFE. Sylvia Strauss, perfect wife and mother, who bore three girls trying to give Jack a son, a woman who has made every sacrifice for her family.
HIS BEAUTIFUL DAUGHTERS. Elaine, who's always struggled to prove herself to Daddy... Deena, who's finding her own marriage impossible to bear... Marilyn, who escaped to Vermont and became a doctor...all forced by Daddy's secret to see their whole lives in a new light.
HIS DEVOTED SECRETARY. Linda McElroy, the blond southern belle who's made herself indispensable to Jack, who is quite aware of Jack's secret and has waited a lifetime to use it to her advantage.