Frank Mills and Daisy Hibbs are sweethearts. Frank, after a quarrel, leaves her unceremoniously. Ned Burton and Alice Newall are also sweethearts, but after their quarrel Alice leaves Ned. Frank, looking through his telescope, sees his sweetheart give Ned a flower as she departs. Frank approaches Daisy in a very passionate mood and demands an explanation, which she refuses to give. He leaves her still more angered and Ned and Alice come to terms. Frank, who is the first mate on the schooner "Loon," is delighted to hear that Captain Hibbs is going to take his daughter with him. As the captain needs one more man, Ned is asked to fill the vacancy. He accepts, much to the regret of his sweetheart, who is almost heartbroken. Frank, thinking that Ned is his rival, subjects him to all kinds of indignities. He orders Ned to climb the rigging after having spliced the rope with a rotten strand. The rigging breaks and Ned falls overboard. Daisy cuts loose the small boat and goes to his rescue. ... Written by
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