Fiona, Evelyn and Susanna are sisters. Their mother dies on the Lusitania, their father is killed in France, they must manage their Fifth Avenue mansion by themselves. Fiona marries Charles Barclay in order to get an inheritance and he begins a campaign to obtain the mansion to level it for real estate development. She vows that this will never happen. Written by
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Fiona, I love you.
I hate you.
Wouldn't have me if I was the last man on earth, would you?
Good, we can go somewhere from there. I was afraid you might have grown indifferent to me.
Referenced in Death in Hollywood
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