Lilly Llyod is an eighteen year old circus performer. She was a clown and she performed with her sister Mary all her life. She and Jerome had been friends ever since they were children but Lilly is getting tired of her life around the circus. Lilly then sneaks out with her friend from the streets, Selina, but Jerome caught her leaving him disappointed with her. She changes her mind and goes back to the circus and finds out the horror Jerome did. But she doesn't want to tell anyone because she is secretly in love with him.