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.