Why did John, her unemployed, free spending husband, bring Mimi to a broken down hotel? They're there to sort out their problems and Mimi realizes they're practically alone in the hotel. Fear and suspicion mount as she faces her suspicion that John's married her for her money. John is summoned to a mysterious appointment and while he's gone, Mimi's visited by a woman who warns her that her life is in danger. Mimi refuses to believe it. When John returns, he pleads for money. Mimi adamantly refuses. They become locked in a life and death struggle. In the end, Mimi triumphs.