Ginny has read lots of books about how to attract a man, and she follows all the rules when she meets Les Harper. But though they share many interests and spend all their free time together, Les ends up resenting her for monopolizing him. Ginny takes some advice from his mother and backs off until he comes back to her.
When rich Rory Maxwell pursues Mary Lou she can only remember the way he treated her when they were children and she thinks he's laughing at her all over again. He stops her from leaving town at the last minute by proposing marriage.
Producer Victor tells Brenda that she's all wrong for a role in the play he's casting because she has never been in love. She meets a younger man and finally begins to understand what love is, but learns that he has only been trying to get her to introduce him to her producer friend. Luckily, it turns out that Victor has been in love with her the whole time.