A collection of witty and instructive tales of love and the relationships between women and men. Contents include: Penelope the Innocent; Lavina Who Hunts Men; Women are Like Bits of Music; Penelope Awaits the Invader; Home Has Its Attractions; Penelope's Riddle Solved; This Is the End; A School for Would-Be Husbands; Wifehood Does Not Require Brains; The Rosebud or the Rose? The Ten Lies of Matrimony; A Pillar of Fire by Night; Who Hunts Elephants in a Nursery?; Love's Sad October; Secrets That Are Poisons; The Beauty of Memory; A Lady's Past; Straight Lines May Be Curves; The Myth of a Woman's Virtue; The Boundaries of the Cyprian Sisterhood; Can One Love for a Day? The King is Dead! Long Live the King!