John Strong, an architect, and Mabel Newman, interior designer, meet in the office of a contractor, whither both have been called to confer over certain plans. The acquaintanceship which rapidly springs up between them, soon ripens into a warm affection, and when Strong proposes marriage, Mabel gladly accepts him. William Addison, the contractor in whose office the two were brought together, has almost unconsciously fallen deeply in love with Mabel. The news of her marriage to Strong reveals to him the full extent of his love, with all the pitiless distinctness of a lightning flash. After their marriage, John and Mabel spend their honeymoon in a little bungalow by the sea. John, an enthusiastic fisherman, goes out one day after tuna, is overtaken by a storm, blown far out to sea and finally wrecked on a small island many miles from shore. His signals of distress are eventually seen by a passing ship and he is taken aboard, but as the ship is off on a long whaling voyage in Antarctic ... Written by
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