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A Test of a Friendship

De Moeilijke redding

De Tegenstanders

The Test of Friendship

A l'épreuve

Two friends, Tom and Willem, are both in love with the young widow Louise Grant. Through a misunderstanding, Willem thinks that Louise has chosen for Tom, and he leaves the two of them alone. Tom takes this opportunity to ask for Louise's hand. Louise cannot tell him anything, and in the meanwhile Tom argues with a coachman who has been mistreating his horses. Louise has her daughter deliver a let…