Rita Mellin; Joe Douglas; Mr. Mellin; Mrs. Mellin; Mrs. Shaw; Harry Collins
Rita moves to New York and bumps into songwriter Joe from her hometown. Joe introduces her to middle-aged playboy Harry. Rita postpones her job hunt and spends her savings on gowns to impress Harry, whom she thinks will propose marriage soon. But Harry tells her their romance was just for “kicks” and Joe says he’s no longer interested because she cheated on him, so she goes home in disgrace.
Bonnie; Craig Gilmore; Bonnie's mother; Bonnie's father; Justice of the Peace
High school students Bonnie and Craig have been dating for 4 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.