“The House of Mirth” by Edith Wharton ★★★★★

Portrayal of a young woman, Lily Bart, navigating high society New York circa 1903 without the benefit of a supportive family to guide her or the financial means to support the lifestyle after her father's wealth falls away. "She had no tolerance for scenes which were not of her own making..."  --in regard to Mrs. Bart … Continue reading “The House of Mirth” by Edith Wharton ★★★★★