Despite Nimfa’s kind nature, people ridicule her because of her disfigured face. She tries to tolerate the insults hurled at her. When she finally fights back, she inadvertently commits a crime and she is forced to run away.
Rosette is a beautiful woman with an evil heart. She marries Homer for his money while having an affair even with Jeremy, a plastic surgeon.
While on the run, Nimfa meets Jeremy who notices her likeness to Rosette. He offers to perform plastic surgery on her face so her persecutors will not find her. Jeremy transforms Nimfa to make her look exactly like Rosette. He tricks Nimfa into taking Rosette’s place in Homer’s household. When they successfully switch places, Rosette leaves Homer to be with Jeremy.
Nimfa has no choice but to pretend to be Rosette, but keeps her kind demeanor. Pleased with the change in his wife’s character, Homer showers her with more love. Nimfa finds herself falling in love with Homer.
Just when Nimfa thinks she has found happiness in her make believe life, Rosette returns unexpectedly to reclaim her position in Homer’s life.