Novel of an amorous young woman who had her first affair at age 13, and who goes on to become the world's most renowned ballerina.
A famous ballet star while still in her teens, her affairs of the heart were the talk of all the gay cities of Europe and America. At the height of her greatest beauty and success, she unexpectedly found herself overwhelmingly in love for the first time in her life. It was at this momentous period that she was forced to make the choice between her lover and her brilliant career. This dancer who made a plaything out of love learned, through bitter experience that playing with love is worse than playing with fire.