- Cast:James Kirkwood,Marion Leonard,Mr. Lang
Jack Northwood and Helen Baer have a lovers' quarrel, and Jack sends her a huge bouquet, in which is placed a penitent plea for forgiveness and a proposal of marriage. In delivery the note works itself into the center of the bouquet and is overlooked by Helen. Jack receiving no reply leaves town, crushes and heartbroken, and is so overwhelmed with grief that he loses all interest in the world and becomes a tramp. Helen cherishes the bouquet as the last gift from her lost lover from whom she has received no word as the years have gone by, and keeps the withered flowers. Passing time finds her a sweet-faced woman, whose glorious hair is becoming tinged with silver. A wealthy man falls in love with her and lays his heart and fortune at her feet, and Helen decides to accept him. Her thoughts naturally turn back to her blighted dream of love, and she takes the flowers out to gaze on them once more before she destroys them. The letter drops out, and she tears it open. As the terrible truth ...
|James Kirkwood||-||Jack Northwood|
|Marion Leonard||-||Helen Blair|
In Flowers Paled (1911)