A war hero wounded by love, Rodney Graeme returns home to face the aftermath of a broken engagement. But the past won't fade without a fight. His ex-fiancee, Mrs. Jessica De Groot, insists on keeping old friendship alive. Meanwhile, New Yorker Diana Winters is visiting a friend in town and sorting through her own love woes after receiving a marriage proposal she's not sure she should accept. Just as Diana's presence begins to salve Rodney's hurt, Jessica's jealousy flares and the real reason for her interest in her ex-beau comes to light, threatening new love. . .and government secrets.