Description:01 28 53 00 United States. The 20s. Inside bourgeois lounge, a young lady plays the piano while his friend turns him the pages of the partition. Chamber music. Pianist, Virginia Valli seems very sad, she stops playing. His friend, Jack Mower tries to comfort her, to reassure her. She wants to go to the bank to find her father, she is worried. They take their things and go out. A man in suit staggers in the street and in the night, he is breathless, William Welsh. The young couple goes out of their house and crosses the vast night garden.