Mary Garland wants her sweetheart, Judd Minot, a Maine fisherman, to develop his sculpting talents and encourages him to accompany art connoisseur Henry Bliss to New York City. Once there, Judd forgets Mary and becomes attached to Bliss's attractive daughter Myrna. Although he wins fame as an artist, the gay society life he leads with Myrna causes his work to suffer. When Mary learns of Judd's stagnation and fast style of living, she rushes to New York to rescue him. When he sees her, Judd realizes that Mary is the prime inspiration for all his statues and renews his love for her.
Original title: The Beloved Traitor
Genre: Fiction→ Romance→ Contemporary