The Way of a Man (1921)

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The story is built up on the theme that men and women, in spite of the influence of modern civilisation, in certain crises revert to primitive instincts. In this case a young husband, determined not to remain a mere cipher in a marriage of convenience, holds his wife by returning to the primitive instinct and fighting for her. At the same time the primitive instinct in the woman is not forgotten; the inherent feminine admiration of pluck and virility is betrayed whilst the fight is in progress, and inevitably the woman turns to her husband as her natural protector.

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