Idrina commits suicide; Nan runs off with Guy after she finds Julius in bed with a man; Julius sues for divorce.
Nan and Julius separate, and gossips thrive; Col. St. George's fortunes rise; Virginia redeems her jewelry.
The life of a duchess overwhelms Nan; Connie has a baby; Lizzie marries Hector; Guy returns to English politics.
Julius (James Frain) proposes to Nan (Carla Gugino).
A woman (Gwen Humble) sends her daughters (Alison Elliott, Carla Gugino) to London in hope of easing their entry into New York society.