Wheelchair bound and of faded fortune, Regina Wainwright of southern aristocratic heritage hides her million to make her daughter think that the mother is dependent on her and to spoil the daughter's relationship with a Yankee suitor.
Did You Know?
Where is your home, Mr. Miller?
Well, right now I'm living in Jersey, but I was born in Boston.
Boston! Really! How long has your family been there?
Well, I don't know, exactly.