Susan Long; Mr. Long; Mrs. Long; Tommy Leonard; Dr. O'Connor
Susan is recovering from a long illness at the Los Amigos Ranch. She believes she’ll never walk again. Cowboy Tommy drops by and he and Susan become friends. They fall in love and Susan starts to recover, but thinks Tommy just feels sorry for her. She eventually understands Tommy’s love is real and they will be married.
Janet Lee; Brian Kirkwood; Dave Harding; Dolores Harding; Louise
Janet breaks up with Dave after catching him cheating on her. She starts to date Brian and he proposes marriage, but she turns him down, believing she still loves Dave. Dave reappears but he’s now married. Janet and Brian will wed.
High school senior Nikki, known as "the Brain," has a crush on popular Gary. She agrees to manage his campaign for class president. Gary is elected but Nikki feels she’s been used and that Gary prefers the more stylish Leila Gary says he fell for Nikki after spending so much time with her, and they clinch.
Bonnie; Craig Gilmore; Bonnie's mother; Bonnie's father; Justice of the Peace
High school students Bonnie and Craig have been dating for four years. Bonnie wants to get married right away, but Craig wants to go to college and realizes marrying too young could ruin their lives. Bonnie insists and they decide to elope. However, everything goes wrong and Bonnie calls it off. She thinks Craig is immature but eventually realizes she still cares for him and they’re just both too young for marriage.