To avoid the London Season and her godmother’s matchmaking, Caitlyn has chosen to be a companion to the elderly Lady St.John living on the isolated Sussex downs. She happily pursues her passion playing a beautiful antique harp. Lady St.John’s son, Reginald, evicts his mother to the dower house and threatens Caitlyn when she won’t divulge the harp’s hiding place. Fleeing to her brother’s she is abducted by Reginald. Lady St. John’s nephew, Lord Rosteyne, rescues her and takes her to London. There she must deal with the threat of Reginald and more matchmaking. Rosteyne appeals to her reluctant heart but is he free to marry?