WHAT ARE A VICAR'S WIFE AND A YOUNG INNOCENT DOING WITH SUCH AS LADY DACY?
The ton could only speculate how a pair of turtledoves would cope as the guests of the scandalous Lady Dacy. Surely she would attempt to corrupt them - an act that both Pamela Perryworth and Honoria Goodham would welcome in their rigid, joyless lives.
Though Mrs. Perryworth is married - most unhappily - and the young Honoria has a cloying tendency to read scripture, the purity and loveliness of both ladies inflame the sense of two notorious rakes.
Mr. Sean Delaney loses his heart at first sight of the fair Mrs. Perryworth, while the disreputable Duke of Ware is quite disturbed by the innocent Honoria, who dares to tempt his jaded heart...