Lucile Danvers, at the age of forty, still reigns as queen of her social set. Wealthy, aristocratic, supremely confident of her powers to thrill and charm, the first scene shows her in the reception room of her magnificent home, surrounded by admiring friends. A young girl just entering upon her first social duties, magnetizes everybody present and Lucile notes that a number of her heretofore faithful admirers have left her side to enjoy the companionship of this young girl. Lucile is determined to surmount the obstacles which age has thrown in her path. She gives a magnificent fete in which splendor and magnificence of royalty are mimicked by herself and friends in a grand costume ball. At the ball the young girl whose popularity has aroused the emotions of envy in Lucile's mind, repeats her heart conquests upon this occasion. The proud spirit of Lucile is almost crushed. In her luxurious chamber, she views in visionary scenes her past successes and conquests for a score of years. ...
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