Cornelius often despaired of the behavior of his sister, Carrie and his ward, Bree. They shared a mischievous sense of humor, a breathtaking beauty and an uncanny ability to read each other's thoughts.
Responding to a threat against Bree, Cornelius enlists the help of two friends, Colin Travershum and Morgan Hawkscroft.
His plan is simple. The gentlemen will become engaged to the ladies.