Grace, a She Wolf, a wrecker of men's hearts and reputations, tires of the bright lights and marries a miner. She wearies of the monotony and when her husband, Ford, is injured by a premature explosion and blinded she bears the burden with ill-concealed impatience. An immigrant train passes on the way to some diggings. One of the immigrants, Molter, sees Grace and she uses her wiles and he is quickly fascinated. She and he flirt while Ford, wanting a light uses the lamp and burning his fingers, leaves the globe off and sets the lamp near the curtain. He wanders out in search of Grace and the cabin takes fire. Ford overhears Grace and Molter and getting away he stumbles over an embankment and loses consciousness. The immigrants discover the burning cabin and Grace, thinking her husband dead, joyfully takes the occasion to go with Molter. In the meantime Ford is found wandering about in a futile manner. His rescuer, a miner named Kellar, takes the almost demented man along with him on ...
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