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Set in the hedonistic society of the "roaring twenties", the novel chronicles the tale of a wealthy mental patient, Nicole Warren, and her marriage to her psychiatrist. The resulting saga of the troubled marriage and their circle of friends highlights problems inherent in great wealth.