Anna is unhappy with her marriage to a powerful politician, and when she falls in love with a dashing young officer, she must endure the criticism of others.
Bardelys is sentenced to death by the evil Judge Chatellerault who fears that his beloved Roxanne will chose Bardelys over him.
Armond Duval falls hopelessly in love with an expensive prostitute, and he must decide whether to uphold his reputation or live a scorned life with his love.
Gwendolyn falls in love with Daniel Deronda, a bright and thoughtful young man, who is troubled by the discovery of his Jewish ancestry.
Drusilla Doane, the poorest occupant at the old ladies' home, suddenly receives a one-million dollar windfall.
Sir Percy, the Scarlet Pimpernel, plans to rescue the young Dauphin, but his travelmate, Armand St. Just, betrays him, and he is imprisoned.
The beautiful and intelligent Emma Wodehouse enjoys meddling in other people's love lives, but she can't seem to find a love of her own.
Ethan, a farmer tethered to his farm, his helpless parents, and his hypochondriac wife find himself drawn to his wife's alluring cousin.
Unaware of the social conventions of 18th century London, Evelina makes string of humiliating mistakes, so she attempts to learn proper behavior and find love.
Bathsheba Everdine is a strong and sensual girl who seeks complete and total devotion from her suitors.