William Holt who was a wealthy manufacturer of Chicago was living temporarily in a little town of central New York. He had some troubles with his wife and leaved her one year ago. The cause of their divorce was an incompatibility of their tempters. One day he left the house of his brother and went for a stroll in the country. His mind was occupied with reflections on his domestic troubles and the distressing changes that they had wrought in his life… Read the story till the end to know what happened next!