Description:01 18 36 00 Costume film, XVIII-th, France. French revolution. A young knight discusses with a countess, he sees out her(it) then to the door and skips of enjoyment once the left young lady. Farther, an old tramp goes out of her hiding place with a young blind person, Dorothy Gish. Misery, poverty, women in rags. Of the window of his(her) room(chamber), Lilian Gish perceives a mother and his(her) daughter which(who) go away far off in the tortuous alleys. She is cold and closes her window. During this time, an aristocrat enters the building, climbs on the floor and knocks at the door. Visit. The aristocrat appears as being the aunt of his(its,her) fiancze, Office(desk) of the prefect of police, Frank Losee wants to oblige his(her) nephew to get married against his(her) stoneware, threatens to send him(it) to prison or to exile. The nephew, Joseph Schildkraut refuses, conflict. The nephew is taken by guards, detention. Arrest.