The Insulted and the Injured
Natasha leaves her parents’ home and runs away with Alyosha (prince Alexey) – the son of Prince Valkovsky who abuses her father. As a result of his pain, her father, Nikolai, curses her. The only friend that remains by Natasha’s side is Ivan, her childhood friend, who is deeply in love with her. Prince Valkovsky tries to destroy Alyosha’s plans to marry Natasha, and wants to make him marry the rich princess Katerina. Alyosha is a childish young man who is easily manipulated by his father. Following his father’s plan, Alyosha falls in love with Katerina.