Ambitious, brave, daring, seductive... one's horoscope is always telling, isn't it?
Phryne prefers a light refreshment at tea, rather than the meat and egg meal of a High Tea, which was a working family's main meal. She can't stand pressed tongue and doesn't like fish paste but otherwise she is a dream to cook for, as Mrs Butler is willing to tell anyone who asks.
'I have taken the trouble to write out all the most important recipes,' said Mr Butler. 'It but remains to decide which cocktail to serve, and to whom.'