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When the invitation to play the part of Portia in the Merchant of Venice presents itself, Rose Collingwood knew her family would never approve. But the opportunity is saved when her mother's friend, the Countess of Claremont, offers to be her guardian while she is in London.
To preserve her reputation, Rose disguises of her true identity, becoming the actress, Miss Lily Underwood. All goes well and she garners many fans when a lost valentine and a deranged admirer throw Rose into the arms of the handsome Irish barrister, Morgan O'Connell, who is only too happy to oblige.