She tells Jeff that her brother Scott shot her accidentally. After dressing the wound, he goes to her home. There he is greeted by the Police who state Scott has been arrested for armed robbery and murder. Cynthia admits to Jeff she was involved in the robbery and threatens to implicate Jeff if he calls the
Police. Soon after, the Police arrive and place the pair of them under arrest. Cynthia believes Jeff has betrayed her and does everything in her power to shift the blame to him. The charges against Jeff are dropped and he is called to give evidence for the State. During the period preceding the trial, Jeff meets Sue Jordan. On the rebound, he becomes involved with her and, following his graduation they are married. At the wedding a telegram arrives from Cynthia, ostensibly to wish him well, but clearly intimating that he has not heard the last of her.
Jeff and Sue move to another State, where he sets up in practice. One day some time later, out of the blue, Cynthia walks into his surgery and states she intends to have her revenge. She will
destroy him, but the process will be slow, because first she will destroy each member of the family…