40 something spinster Bette, a very embittered woman, embarks upon a plan of revenge against her wealthier relatives who have always patronized and looked down upon her.
Scheming Bette joins forces with the disgruntled and amoral Valerie Marneffe in her revenge scheme against her relatives.
A scandal engulfs Count Steinbock when he's accused of adultery. All thanks to Bette and Valerie.
Valerie has a miscarriage. Hector embezzles Army funds. Bette tries to persuade old Marshal Hulot to marry her.
Death, disfigurement, and a surprising twist are the highlights of this final episode.