Lady Edwina and Lord Albert Esketh share a passionless and unhappy marriage. When they travel to India to purchase horses, Esketh declares his intention to divorce Edwina once back in England. However, Edwina manages to find new love on the very same trip. First, she encounters Thomas Ransome a former acquaintance, and then she meets Dr. Rama Safti. Initially, her attempts to seduce Safti fail, but soon a real love develops.