Won by Waiting (1912) Online
Amos Randall, a wealthy old bachelor, dies, leaving a big fortune to be divided between Arthur Wells, his ward, and Flo Fleming, his niece, with the understanding that they shall marry within three months after his demise. Wells, who has been living in luxury on his guardian's bounty, accepts the situation, much against his will. Flo is an uncouth country girl, brought up to be good and honest, but without any training in the arts of refinement and etiquette. They get married, and the young wife's bad manners pall on the aristocratic husband's fastidious nature. He neglects her at every opportunity, and finally leaves her entirely to the care of Jack Murry, a clubmate, who frequently visits the house. Despite her shortcomings, Flo is a beautiful creature and Jack, feeling that he has no responsibility, falls in love with her. He is her constant companion and escort to balls and other functions, and the husband is relieved of the attention. Flo loves her husband and realizing the ...
|Harry Myers||-||Jack Murray - a Clubman|
|May Buckley||-||Flo Fleming|
|Charles Arthur||-||Arthur Wells|
|Peter Lang||-||Flo's Father|
|Mrs. George W. Walters||-||Flo's Mother|