Former deb Frede’s husband skips town with another woman — and takes Frede’s large inheritance. Her nouveau riche lawyer says he’ll help — if Frede gets his wife into the Junior League.
”Eloise looked like (a pre-Tom Cruise, pre-glamorous) Nicole Kidman. She wore a white blouse, khaki skirt, and white Keds with ankle socks.”
Not even the requisite happy ending can blunt Lee’s deliciously sharp jabs at Texas blue bloods.