* Bosworth describes the Russeks who emigrated from Poland and saved enough money to open a fur shop.
* David Nemerov's family emigrated from Russia.
* David worked in Russeks and fell in love with Gertrude, the owners' daughter.
* The Russek family objected to Gertrude's marriage to David.
* David is described as being obsessed with work and Gertrude as self-absorbed.
* Diane and Howard were inseparable as children, and their parents realized they were both leaning towards artistic pursuits.
* Diane attended the Ethical Cultural School.
* During the depression, Russeks managed to stay open.
* Diane and her friends, all being wealthy, were raised like Jewish princesses.
* Diane's house wasn't very happy. The children were described as being "spoiled and ignored."
* David had many affairs, and Gertrude became very depressed.
* Diane took ethics classes from Algernon Black and began to feel her life was too sanitary.
* Diane used to go on adventures...
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