This novel depicts the adventures and relationships of a very beautiful young woman in the late fifties of the last century. From her early youth, Georgina has managed her life well despite adhering to the demands of a demanding and an over-protective father and mother.
Throughout the novel she is faced with various obstacles as a single female living abroad. She tries to overcome the actions of predatory males, showing how precarious being extremely beautiful can be. The novel is full of happiness in spite of these challenges, as she strives to become an independent, successful model.