Nina’s adoptive parents were never able to give her the love she needed, so with nothing but his name to go on, she sets out to Sicily in search of her biological father. However, when her wallet is stolen, she finds herself penniless on the streets of Palermo. A handsome lawyer named Lorenzo comes to her rescue, but Nina soon learns that his intention is to trap her in his mansion and force her back home to England. Apparently Lorenzo’s mother and Nina’s father are getting married, and Lorenzo aims to keep Nina from getting in the way. Since Lorenzo won’t tell her more than that, Nina wonders if it is because she was born out of wedlock…until she learns that Lorenzo has mistaken her for her father’s lover!