An unusual story of an old Gypsy custom that led to murder.
A reporter named Paul and his girlfriend are on a date in a little Gypsy tea room. The waitress reads only the leaves of the man. Fortunes of adventure are forseen along with a threat of death. In the secret world of the Gypsies, a scandal is brewing for the Gypsy King and his princess daughter. Is princess Fatima putting the moves on Paul, and trying to come between Paul and his girlfriend?
In search of a hot story, Paul gets caught up in investigating a murder. Who is Dan Harrigan, and what does he have to do with the upset Gypsies? What other scandal will Paul turn up? Will he live to tell about what he learns?