Mr. When Dashwood dies, his wife and three daughters, Elinor, Marianne and Margaret, are destroyed by their inheritance. Mr. Under the laws of the time, Dashwood had to leave all his inheritance to his son, John, from his former marriage. John takes his greedy and arrogant wife, Fanny, and moves into a house where his stepfather lives. Young girls and their mother, who are in great financial difficulties, face the difficulties of class differences over time, while the love life of the two sisters makes things difficult.