Lady Billington's powder puff entertainment takes place in an ambience so elegant that an affair becomes an affaire. Beautiful is Lucy -- sexy, clever and with ""silky pink"" lips. Married to the older Tom who is permissive about her affaires even with a younger man called Alex -- who leaves for two years -- and then comes back and uses her daughter Eliza as a means of reappropriating Lucy, until, at the shoot. . . ? ? ? Just a little snifter of sherry for others, less privileged, who may never know ""how glorious it was to be tipsy and on the way to afternoon love.