When Marga Engel, a cook, learns that she is going to lose her house to a shady developer, she travels to Leipzig to confront him – and ends up unwittingly becoming his new employee!
Marga confronts both of Mr. Ohrmann's colleagues and lays out their options. Word gets out that she has been named the new chair of the Ohrmann Group.
Marga and Herr Ohrmann meet in prison to discuss business. Ohrmann has noticed that Dr. Gössel is a good man, perhaps a good man for Marga?