At a friend's home in Paris, Cécilia meets Philippe, a brilliant
young diplomat who has the added charm of being extremely wealthy.
They fall head over heels in love. Philippe
drops his many mistresses and gives his play-boy past for shared
happiness, which transform both their lives. They might have lived
a simple love-story but for one mishap: while in Portugal, where
Philippe owns a plush mansion, Cécilia went out for a stroll and
discovers incredible keen pleasure when she finally submits to
She is honest and tells Philippe exactly what happened and what
she felt: another man, a stranger, had given her the most overwhelming
orgasm she ever had. When the meaning of it really sinks in, they
decide to let Cécilia seek out new sharper pleasures on her own.
But the fact of the matter is that Philippe,
the reformed play-boy, does not take the situation as casually
as expected. Cécilia pushes him on to the merry-go-round of wild
She succeeds beyond her expectation and soon discovers yet another
new feeling: the biting pangs of jealousy.