A brilliant young woman navigates the pitfalls of 19th century business, family and forbidden love.
Germany, end of the 19th century Germany, 16-year old Ottilie von Faber inherits her grandfather’s global manufacturing business. In an exclusively male world, Ottilie must use all her talent and learning to prove herself. As she steers the business to greater success, Ottilie marries and starts a family. Never conventional, Ottilie still yearns for her former love, the dashing Philipp von Brand. But will she divorce the Count Castell?