In the house the place Arabella Godwin was once raised it truly is forbidden to talk her identify, and her photo is became to the wall. yet within the turbulent the USA of the 1850s, we all know her as "Belle Cora," madam of San Francisco's best bordello. Judges and senators do her bidding; a vicious newspaper editor plots her downfall; a preacher seems to be at her from throughout his pulpit and attempts to put out of your mind that when she used to be his spouse. product owner's daughter, farm woman, prostitute, mom, madam, murderess, avenger, protector—she has worn some of these mask: the one factor that by no means alterations is her tireless pursuit of the single guy who can see her for who she particularly is.
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