Jimmy Valentine is approached by a guard and given his pardon. He is also confronted by the guard and told not to crack any more safes, but Jimmy proceeds to deny any accusations made by the guard.
Jimmy can't stop cracking safe and stealing others' belongings and money. Jimmy can't stop from returning to his old ways of cracking safes and stealing other people's belongings.
Jimmy sees a woman walking across the street and immediately falls in love at first sight. This changes his lifestyle and makes him want to be a better person.
Jimmy becomes a social success due to his new shoe business and attracts the attention of Miss Annabel Adams. He soon becomes engaged to her and is to be married in 2 weeks.
Jimmy writes a letter to his old friend explaining how he has changed his lifestyle. He tells him he is quitting this life and being part of the good life. He also plans to see his old friend again soon.
Jimmy has to show who he really is and bring out his drill from his bag. He does this to save a little girl stuck inside of a bank vault. This proves his lifestyle changed because he risked everything to save the child.