Fan Ying plays an orphan girl who finds a new family among the artists of a circus. She becomes friend with Yueh Hua who was a trapezist and the star of the circus is another trapezist, Lo Lieh. This one decides to teach Fan Ying how to become a trapezist and Yueh Hua is jealous.
One day, Lo Lieh rapes Fan Ying and when he learns that fan Ying is pregnant, Yueh Hua leaves the circus.
Fan Ying loses the baby and she leaves too in order to find Yueh Hua. This one works in another town and he is bullied by bandits.
Finally, the bandits are caught thanks to Yueh Hua ; this one confess that he loves Fan Ying and they return to the circus wher they perform together a trapeze number.